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MIS213 - Business on the Internet

Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online)
Trimester 3: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Previously coded as:MSC244
Unit chair:L Nguyen
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Contact hours:

1 x 2 hour class, 1 x 1 hour seminar per week

Note: You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.


The Web is a critical component in any modern organisation.  This unit provides students with an understanding of how a business can exploit the Internet's capabilities in a business-to-consumer context.  It also develops students' skills in designing, evaluating and using websites as a means of revenue generation and marketing communication.  Further, it introduces students to the legal, ethical and security concerns which must be taken into account when businesses utilise the Web.


Assignment 40%, Examination 2 hours 60%, Hurdle requirement: achieve at least 50% of the marks available on the examination.

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