Business and e-Commerce (ISE261) Course Detail

Course Name Course Code Season Lecture Hours Application Hours Lab Hours Credit ECTS
Business and e-Commerce ISE261 3 0 0 3 6
Pre-requisite Course(s)
Course Language English
Course Type N/A
Course Level Bachelor’s Degree (First Cycle)
Mode of Delivery Face To Face
Learning and Teaching Strategies Lecture.
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
Course Assistants
Course Objectives The objective of this course is to provide operational know-how of e-Commmerce operations, applications with online transactions with legal, ethical and social issues, and implementations.
Course Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Describe contemporary e-Commerce environment
  • Review concepts and terminology together with processes and management decisions involved
  • Apply techniques of using of JavaScript, JScript, DHTML, CSS, ASP, XML documents to external resources
  • Demonstrate an understanding of transforming and presentation languages
  • Assess major e-Commerce opportunities, limitations, issues and risks
Course Content A context for developing e-Commerce applications; types of e-Commerce applications; identifying and describing e-commerce applications; e-commerce feasibility; e-commerce requirement analysis; high-level, detailed and technical design and construction; e-business models; Internet marketing; online monetary transactions; Internet taxation; legal

Weekly Subjects and Releated Preparation Studies

Week Subjects Preparation
1 Introduction to eCommerce Chapter 1 (main text)
2 E-Commerce Applications Chapter 2
3 Types of e-Commerce applications Chapter 3 , Course Notes
4 Identifying and describing an e-Commerce applications Chapter 4 , Course Notes
5 E-Commerce feasibility Course Notes
6 E-Commerce requirement analysis Course Notes
7 Important e-Commerce issues, High-level, detailed and technical design and construction Course Notes
8 E-business models Chapter 5
9 Internet Marketing Course Notes
10 Online Monetary Transactions & Internet Taxation Course Notes
11 Legal, Ethical and Social Issues, Testing and Implementation Issues Course Notes
12 e-Commerce Technologies : JavaScript, JScript Course Notes
13 e-Commerce Technologies : DHTML, CSS Course Notes
14 e-Commerce Technologies : ASP, XML Course Notes
15 Final Examination Period Review of topics
16 Final Examination Period Review of topics


Course Book 1. Turban, E. and King, D. Introduction To E-Commerce . 2003, Pearson Education. ISBN 0-13-122450-6 [T2003]
Other Sources 2. Turban, E. and King, D. Electronic Commerce: A Managerial Perspective. 2006, Pearson Education. ISBN 0-13-197667-2
3. Multisite Commerce: Proven Principles for Overcoming the Business, Organizational, and Technical Challenges, 1/e, by Mirlas, IBM Press, ISBN- 10: 0137148879 | ISBN-13: 9780137148875
4. E-Commerce 2009, 5/e, by Laudon & Traver, Prentice, ISBN-10: 0136007112 | ISBN-13: 9780136007111
5. e-Business and e-Commerce How to Program, 1/e, by Deitel, Deitel & Nieto, Prentice Hall, ISBN-10: 013028419X | ISBN-13: 9780130284198
6. Sams Teach Yourself E-Commerce Programming with ASP in 21 Days, 1/e, by Walther, Banick & Levine, Sams Publishing, ISBN-10: 0672318989 | ISBN-13: 9780672318986

Evaluation System

Requirements Number Percentage of Grade
Attendance/Participation 1 5
Laboratory 1 15
Application - -
Field Work - -
Special Course Internship - -
Quizzes/Studio Critics - -
Homework Assignments 2 10
Presentation - -
Project - -
Report - -
Seminar - -
Midterms Exams/Midterms Jury 1 30
Final Exam/Final Jury 1 40
Toplam 6 100
Percentage of Semester Work 45
Percentage of Final Work 55
Total 100

Course Category

Core Courses X
Major Area Courses
Supportive Courses
Media and Managment Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

The Relation Between Course Learning Competencies and Program Qualifications

# Program Qualifications / Competencies Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Adequate knowledge in mathematics, science and subjects specific to the computer engineering discipline; the ability to apply theoretical and practical knowledge of these areas to complex engineering problems.
2 The ability to identify, define, formulate and solve complex engineering problems; selecting and applying proper analysis and modeling techniques for this purpose. X
3 The ability to design a complex system, process, device or product under realistic constraints and conditions to meet specific requirements; the ability to apply modern design methods for this purpose. X
4 The ability to develop, select and utilize modern techniques and tools essential for the analysis and determination of complex problems in computer engineering applications; the ability to utilize information technologies effectively. X
5 The ability to design experiments, conduct experiments, gather data, analyze and interpret results for the investigation of complex engineering problems or research topics specific to the computer engineering discipline. X
6 The ability to work effectively in inter/inner disciplinary teams; ability to work individually
7 Effective oral and writen communication skills in Turkish; the ability to write effective reports and comprehend written reports, to prepare design and production reports, to make effective presentations, to give and to receive clear and understandable instructions.
8 The knowledge of at least one foreign language; the ability to write effective reports and comprehend written reports, to prepare design and production reports, to make effective presentations, to give and to receive clear and understandable instructions.
9 Recognition of the need for lifelong learning; the ability to access information, to follow recent developments in science and technology. X
10 The ability to behave according to ethical principles, awareness of professional and ethical responsibility; X
11 Knowledge of the standards utilized in software engineering applications
12 Knowledge on business practices such as project management, risk management and change management; X
13 Awareness about entrepreneurship, innovation
14 Knowledge on sustainable development
15 Knowledge on the effects of computer engineering applications on the universal and social dimensions of health, environment and safety; X
16 Awareness of the legal consequences of engineering solutions
17 An ability to describe, analyze and design digital computing and representation systems. X
18 An ability to use appropriate computer engineering concepts and programming languages in solving computing problems. X

ECTS/Workload Table

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Total Workload
Course Hours (Including Exam Week: 16 x Total Hours)
Laboratory 1 10 10
Special Course Internship
Field Work
Study Hours Out of Class 16 5 80
Presentation/Seminar Prepration
Homework Assignments 2 5 10
Quizzes/Studio Critics
Prepration of Midterm Exams/Midterm Jury 1 15 15
Prepration of Final Exams/Final Jury 1 20 20
Total Workload 135