The Master of Science in Electronic Commerce (E-Commerce) degree program introduces participants to the critical competencies and skills needed to identify, develop, and implement e-commerce business strategies effectively in various types of organizations. These competencies and skills are developed using several key themes incorporated throughout the program in the core curriculum: technology-driven change, dynamic innovation and creativity, globalization of commerce, ethics, social responsibility, and cultural sensitivity integrative systems Thinking and Practice .These themes are continually reinforced in the core courses. They form the basis of lectures, readings, exercises, and graded assignments, individual and group projects, cases, and discussions.
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