BSBTEC501 - Develop and implement an e-commerce strategy

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Unit code: BSBTEC501 | Study level: TAFE
City Campus


This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to evaluate e-commerce models and strategies for use in a business context. This includes the ability to incorporate results of evaluations into design of an e-commerce strategy, including marketing, buying and selling goods and services online.The unit applies to those who possess skills and knowledge in a specialist business area, as well as knowledge of digital applications and other technologies. They apply these skills and knowledge in the evaluation, selection and implementation of new strategies for business, which incorporate e-commerce solutions. They may be responsible for overseeing these tasks along with technical or other knowledge experts.


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Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce & extend knowledge and skill competence within set & controlled parameters in accordance with each unit's learning outcomes & performance criteria requirements, including the setting of work based practical application tasks designed to provide evidence of competence outcomes, within periodic and scheduled timelines.

Students will be expected to demonstrate the following required skills:

  • methods for conducting value chain analysis when assessing potential e-commerce solutions
  • key features of relevant legislation, regulations, standards and codes of practice that may affect the implementation of e-commerce solution
  • key features of common e-commerce models
  • organisational policies and procedures
  • key features of organisational strategy related to e-commerce solutions.

Required reading

The qualified trainer and assessor will provide teaching and learning materials as required in the form of workbooks produced by the VU Polytechnic and/or via the Victoria University Polytechnic e-Learning system.

As part of a course

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