e-Business Technologies

Course code BIT791

This online course will introduce the you to the rapidly changing technologies driving fundamental changes in the way that businesses interact with their customers, business partners and government. You will utilise a range of software tools to create information technology solutions for business systems.

How to enrol

Before enrolling in this course you need to:

  • Choose the qualification you will study the course under. See the Work towards tab below for qualification options.
  • Check the order that courses in the qualification should be studied in the Qualification Structure table. This is in the Choose courses tab on the qualification page.
  • Level 7  
    Credits 30 
  • Study type Trimester  
    EFTS 0.25  
  • Availability
    2018 :  
    Trimester 2 enrol by 24 Jun 2018 to start 2 Jul 2018
    Trimester 3 enrol by 21 Oct 2018 to start 29 Oct 2018
  • Delivery type
    2018 :  
    Trimester 2 & 3 2018 Online only
  • Workload

    Allow approximately 10-12 hours study time per week for each 20 credit course. This may be higher around assessment due dates or exam time.

  • Fees
    2018 :  
    NZ students $1,248 + $60 annual administration fee
    International students $3,853 + $60 annual administration fee
  • Prerequisites Check entry and other requirements under the qualification you are studying  

What you need to know about this course

Students who successfully completed this online course will be able to

  • Explain the application of fundamental technologies and protocols to new business systems and services with focus on evolution of e-business surrounding ICT developments
  • Explore the function of standards and the role of standard bodies in the standard-making process
  • Describe the opportunities and challenges associated with conducting e-business
  • Evaluate the security issues associated with conducting e-business transactions and the methods and techniques used to mitigate the attendant risks
  • Analyse case studies illustrating a range of various models and the business strategies behind the deployment of web services
  • Evaluate Business Process Modelling (BPM) and various design tools in relation to e-business technologies


This course is 100% internally assessed

Other requirements

Your course is delivered 100% online. To complete this course you will need access to a computer or device, broadband internet and a data plan able to support online learning such as streaming of videos (including YouTube), downloading content and submitting online assessments. If you are unsure if your current computer/device or internet access allows you to complete your online learning with us, please contact us before applying to enrol.