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FIN2301 e-Finance

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business and Law
School or Department : School of Accounting, Economics and Finance
Version produced : 8 March 2013

Other requisites

Students are required to have access to a personal computer, e-mail capabilities and Internet access to UConnect. Current details of computer requirements can be found at <http://www.usq.edu.au/ict/students/standards/default.htm>.

Synopsis

This subject is designed to give students an understanding of the finance-related issues which are central to the success of all e-business. It provides an overview of e-commerce, including new developments such as logistics and RFID, wireless commerce and broadband, then looks at security issues, protocols and developments (for example, biometrics) and the related issue of risk, and also covers finance related topics such as payment systems and payments clearing, banking systems and issues, corporate systems and software, electronic financial markets, and aspects of government policy and strategy.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2011 External
Semester 2, 2011 On-campus Toowoomba
Semester 6, 2011 External