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  • Introduction to E-Commerce

    Introduction to E-Commerce

    With the advent of the Internet, it has become possible to develop e-commerce, resulting in the spread of businesses worldwide without huge investments and consumers have easier and cheaper access to the final product, due to the absence of importers. E-commerce, also known as electronic commerce has led to facilitating business and consumers by reducing transactions costs, providing customer support and sales 24/7 via the Internet, improving the purchasing power of customers and reducing business costs, thus, any global transaction is now feasible and done in no time. Mobile commerce, or mCommerce, is a rapidly growing new avenue of eCommerce that's mostly driven by the expanding market and influence of smartphones and millennial's' comfort with shopping online.


    COURSE INFORMATON
    Course Code - Title
    Introduction to E-Commerce
    Prerequisites No
    Language of Instruction English
    Language of Subtitles Turkish, Spanish, Bask, Greek, Dutch, Italian
    Who this course is for: Advanced technology users
    Course Type Optional
    Course Coordinator IED
    Instructor Maria Dalakoura
    Email mdalakoura@ied.eu
    Description In this lesson,you will learn what is e-commerce and its significant role the last years. You will learn also,  ways of starting an e-commerce business.
    Course Content 1. Introduction to e-commerce.
    2. History of e-commerce.
    3. Types of e-commerce.
    4. Process of e-commerce.
    5. Do’s and don’ts in website design.