本课程将IBM随需应变电子商务817（On Demand Business）认证的内容融入电子商务课程中，介绍电子商务和随需应变电子商务的基本概念，Internet技术基础，电子商务设计的主要技术，随需应变电子商务设计模式，电子商务安全技术等。同时，课程从电子商务实施的角度分析了电子商务系统在设计和实施过程中的步骤和需要考虑的问题。在课程最后，介绍了企业级电子商务解决方案以及相关软件产品。
The introduction of course --- Introduction to Electronic Business
E-Business is a course which has been developed in recent years. It can provide accurate, fast and efficient business actions, and it is the main developing direction of the world business operation. It is playing an increasingly important role in both computer application and business.
"Introduction to Electronic Business" is an elective course for the students of computer science and technology. The objective of the course is that the students can master the related knowledge of E-Business and on-demand E-Business and get the ability to design and implement E-Business systems according to the customers’ requirements.
We integrate the content of IBM 817 certification into E-Business course. The course introduces the basic concepts of E-Business and on demand E-Business, basic Internet technologies, elementary techniques of E-Business, basic design patterns of E-Business and E-Business security technologies etc. At the same time, it analyzes the steps and issues need to be considered in the process of designing and implementing E-Business system. Finally, it introduces enterprise-class E-Business solutions and the related software products of IBM.
The curriculum is innovative. It contains large number of e-commerce cases of well-known large companies and introduces several emerging business applications in recent years such as the smart phones, social networks, mobile commerce, online CRM software, cloud computing, blog, wiki and so on. The course will also discuss the development of online music sales, the promotion of online television programs and the commercial purposes of blog.
The course will be opened in the second term of the third academic year and will take 32 academic hours. Its prerequisite courses include Advanced Programming, Data Structure, the Principle of Computer Organization and Computer Network etc.
The course is taught in both English and Chinese. So students can not only grasp the specialist knowledge of their major but also enhance reading and comprehension of professional English. After finishing the course, students can get the IBM Certificate of On Demand E-Business.