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Course Overview

This subject equips students with the basic concepts of e-tailing and the basic tools and know-how to construct an online store website. This subject emphasises on how technology is transforming the retail industry and businesses and the basic elements of an online store website.


It will be conducted within a duration of 30 hours with a class size of 20.





  1. This module introduces students to the basic e-commerce concepts and their applications.
  2. Apply safe and responsible online behaviour when using new media tools for an online store website.

What You'll Learn

At the end of the module, students will be able to:


  1. Identify the new media tools for an online store website.
  2. Describe Internet technologies in online businesses.
  3. Describe the success factors for online retailing.
  4. Describe the essential elements when setting up an online store website based on the principles of cyber wellness.


Students will be assessed against the following criteria:


  • Class Quiz (individual):                 30%
  • Group Project (group):                  40%
  • Oral Presentation (individual):       20%
  • Class Participation (individual):     10% 


Completion criteria:


Students are required to:


  • Fulfill 75% of the attendance and
  • Obtain a pass mark of at least 50% upon completion of the module.

Course Schedule

Intake Info Application Period Course Duration

To be advised

To be advised

30 Hours

Contact Details

  • Ms Elaine Phay
  • Temasek Polytechnic reserves the right to alter the course, modify the scale of fee, amend any other information or cancel course with low enrolment.

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