Length: Each e-portfolio should be around 500 words.

Assessment Objectives:
This assessment items relates to course learning outcomes:
1.Articulate the recent developments in e-business industry and its likely future directions.
2.Compare and explain various types of e-business infrastructure technologies, business models, and payment and security systems in a corporate

3.Formulate and critically evaluate the impact of e-business strategies on organisational processes and outcomes.
4.Demonstrate the technical research skills to assess existing and emerging e-business technologies to transform organisations for competitive

5.Develop the ability to work independently and contribute as a member of team employing appropriate interpersonal, professional and technical

communication skills.
6.Interpret the legal, ethical, social and cultural issues that affect the use, design, and implementation of e-business systems.

Assessment Task:

This is an individual assessment. In other words, the e-portfolio is to be maintained by every student individually.
The e-portfolio assignment aims to enhance your weekly learning and teaching as per the weekly topic and maximise your engagement with the course

resources (please see weekly topics under Schedule in this course profile).

As a learning tool, e-portfolio will enable you to accumulate evidence of your learning during the term. In this assignment, you are required to

research at least
three references (two academic and one general; and published within the last 3 years) that are relevant to the topics covered in each week from

teaching Week-3 to Week-8. So the entries will be made in the portfolio on a weekly basis starting from Week-3 until the end of Week-8 (due date).

You will briefly describe and relate the academic sources to the topics covered in that week. You will enrich your weekly e-portfolio with relevant

illustrations, video clips, and other multimedia applications as well. As a total you need to have 6 e-portfolio documents, and each e-portfolio

carries 5 marks. The length of each weekly e-portfolio should be approximately 500 words.

Marking Criteria for E-Portfolio:
• Knowledge and understanding of the topic
• Quality of academic source
• Relevance of the academic source
• Description of the source
• Relating the source with the topic.
• Overall quality of the work

Six Portfolios Topics
1. Building an E-commerce Presence
2. E-commerce security and Payment system
3. E- commerce Business Strategies
4. E-commerce Marketing and Advertising
5. Social, Mobile and Local Marketing
6. E-commerce Retailing and Services.