Module Information

Module Identifier
Module Title
Introduction to Business Processes for Web Developers
Academic Year
Semester 1
Other Staff

Course Delivery

Delivery Type Delivery length / details
Lecture 22 lectures


Assessment Type Assessment length / details Proportion
Semester Exam 2 Hours   Written Exam  50%
Semester Assessment Assignment  Requires the creation of a detailed business plan demanding market research, financial and project planning.  50%
Supplementary Assessment Resit failed examination and/or resubmission of failed/non-submitted coursework components or ones of equivalent value.  50%
Supplementary Exam 2 Hours   Exam  50%

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this module, students will be able to:

  • Describe the reasons for business ethics in the modern industrial world (A2)
  • Describe the fundamentals of financial accounting (A2)
  • Have an understanding and appreciation of the various processes involved in modern business (A1)
  • Describe corporate structures in terms of legal entities together with their internal management with particular emphasis on workflow (A2)
  • Show an appreciation of the use of information and communication technologies in modern business (A2)

Brief description

Electronic commerce is largely concerned with re-engineering business processes so that they are carried out over the Internet. In order to design and implement the necessary software, it is essential to understand the nature of the interaction of people, processes and technology. This module addresses this requirement.

Reading List

Recommended Text
Bott, F (2005) Professional Issues in Information Technology One British Computer Society Primo search


This module is at CQFW Level 5