CBIS 4215 – Ecommerce

Semester: Spring, 2020
Course: CBIS 4215
Instructor: Dr. Bryan Marshall
Office: ATK 306
E-Mail: bryan.marshall@gcsu.edu
Office Hours: TR 8:30 am – 10:45 am
Phone: 478-445-2137
Class Time: TR 12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
Classroom: ATK 107


Catalog Description
Examination of electronic commerce in a global market. The course includes strategies for electronic commerce, Web-based electronic commerce opportunities, Web site design and evaluation, and technology and supporting applications.


Course Outcomes
Each student will:
1. Gain a complete, concise introduction to electronic commerce.
2. Understanding both the technological and business topics related to electronic commerce.
3. Have integrated coverage of EDI and supply chain management topics.
4. Be able to address security, implementation, ethics, and legal issues in electronic commerce.
5. List the different ways to conduct business in a global market.


Grading (1000 pts)
A 900 – 1000 pts
B 800 – 899 pts
C 700 – 799 pts
D 600 – 699 pts
F Less than 599


Grading
Projects (8 x 100) 800 points
Quizzes (8 x 25) 200 points

Required Books
Web Hosting – gc-codec.com (Student Package $9.99 a semester)

Projects
Project 1 – WordPress Setup (Due 1/19/2020) 100 pts
Project 2 – Content Development (Due 2/2/2020) 100 pts
Project 3 – Woocommerce (Due 2/16/2020) 100 pts
Project 4 – Product Development (Due 3/1/2020) 100 pts
Project 5 – SEO (Due 3/22/2020) 100 pts
Project 6 – Social Networking (Due 4/5/2020) 100 pts
Project 7 – Payments and Platforms (Due 4/19/2020) 100 pts
Project 8 – Global Ecommerce (Due 4/28/2020) 100 pts

Lynda
We will be utilizing Lynda this semester. Lynda is a paid-for subscription to professional videos. The university has paid for this service for you. To access Lynda, go to the unify page and sign in. Then click on the Lynda link.

Desire2Learn
The class assignments/grades are managed through D2L.

ALL OF YOUR ASSIGNMENTS WILL BE UPLOADED AND GRADED ON D2L!!!

Common Syllabus Requirements
All common statements for this syllabus are found at http://www.gcsu.edu/business/docs/GCRequiredSyllabusStatements.docx