The course deals with the technical aspects of e-commerce. Students will learn to design, build, and maintain a complete e-commerce website. Topics include: e-commerce modeling, designing, and implementing a website that meets user requirements, maintaining and setting up web servers, multi-tiered web architecture, database servers, accessing remote databases, shopping cart fundamentals, commerce server, advertising on the web, e-cash and electronic payments, and Internet security and encryption. Students will build their own projects. Prerequisites: COSC 1337.
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