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2021 Spring Main
10102123.16/Academic Offering/0270 - Global E-Commerce | Credits 3.00
Provides an introduction to electronic commerce – the business trend of the future. Explore the fundamentals of the e-commerce business structure and the impact social media and marketing have on the business today. Emphasis will be placed on what to expect when creating a dot com as well as the business-to-business used of ecommerce in a global economy. Students will gain a heightened awareness of emerging technologies and trends in e-business. Fundaments of global business will be discussed in an effort to understand how the environment, cultures, and political systems impact the global trade arena. Learners will examine competencies related to e-commerce, technology, security issues, electronic payments, and marketing strategies in a global marketplace. Learners will also explore the fundaments of global business in an effort to understand how the environment, cultures, and political systems impact the global ecommerce structure

Note 1: This is an online class. Prior to the first week of class, your instructor will send an email to your 'Western' email account with more information regarding the class. Learn more about Western's online learning resources at If you are enrolling in an online or blended class for the first time, you will be required to complete a series of online training modules prior to the start of the class. Information about this one-time training will be mailed two weeks before the class begins.

Note 5: Please note that the delivery method for Spring courses may change as the COVID-19 situation unfolds. Our goal is to ensure that teaching and learning happens in a safe environment. We will communicate updates as quickly as possible.

Delivery Method                Online

Registration Type Traditional
Fees N/A
Instructors Mielke, Patricia L
Duration 1/11/2021 - 4/23/2021
Prerequisites 10102108.16 / Academic Offering <min grade = C, min credit = 3.00>
Corequisites N/A
Credit Types Audit Credit Exam/Work Experience Pass/Fail Transfer
Class 25 Seats | 5 Remaining
Open (Target Met)

Primary population and other student populations allowed to register for this course:
 Primary Population# Others Allowed# Others Registered
Campus  Western Technical College250
Program  Credit00
College  Business2520
Department  102-Business Admin2520
Population  Associate Degree2520