Master of E-commerce


Ecommerce refers to purchases made on the internet through an online store. The word is commonly spelled with different variations including ecommerce, e-commerce and eCommerce and encompasses everything from buying or selling online (such as retail sites or marketplaces), to mobile commerce, business to business sales, data collection, and financial and trading transactions. The term e-business typically refers to businesses that operate solely online whereas ecommerce refers to both virtual and brick and mortar stores that sell online. Ecommerce platforms are software products that enable businesses to create and build storefronts for selling online. Popular ecommerce systems include Shopify Store, BigCommerce, Magento, Woocommerce, and WordPress ecommerce plugins and themes.

Taking an ecommerce training course can help give student additional skills such as learning business management and marketing strategies to successfully operate an online business with an ecommerce store. Skills needed to be successful in ecommerce include marketing, accounting, finance, strategy, pricing, and analytics. Digital marketing is critical to attracting an audience to an ecommerce site. This includes social media marketing, content marketing, email marketing, search engine optimization, google analytics, Facebook ads, LinkedIn ads, digital advertising, affiliate marketing, influencer marketing, virality, and more.


Name Code Major Prerequisites
Electronic payment Systems 1581323 E-commerce
Electronic Marketing 1581093 E-commerce
Legal and Ethical Issues in Information Technology 1581323 E-commerce
Advanced Strategic Planning 1581333 E-commerce
Advanced Topics in Engineering Electronic Commerce Systems 1581343 E-commerce
Security For e-commerce 1581013 E-commerce
E-commerce systems engineering 1581003 E-commerce
Business process reengineering 1581053 E-commerce
Special Topics (Platforms business models) 1581043 E-commerce
Intelligent decision support systems 1581033 E-commerce
Electronic payment Systems 1581323 E-commerce
Electronic Marketing 1581093 E-commerce
Legal and Ethical Issues in Information Technology 1581323 E-commerce