Each week there will be three-hour lectures (including a one-hour tutorial) and a one-hour practical. For details of days, times and rooms consult the timetables webpage.
Note that both tutorials and practicals commence in week 2.
You are suggested to attend most of the tutorials and submit your solutions each week.
REQUIRED AND RECOMMENDED TEXTS AND/OR MATERIALS
Students may find the following reference books helpful:
- Elias M. Awad, E-Commerce: From Vision to Fulfilment, 3rd edition, Prentice Hall, 2007, ISBN-10: 0131735217 ISBN-13: 9780131735217
- Michael Wooldridge, An Introduction to MultiAgent Systems, John Wiley and Sons Ltd, 2009, ISBN 978-0-470-51946-2
- Efraim Turban, Davis King, Judy McKay, Peter Marshell, Jae Lee and Dennis Viehland, Electronic Commerce, A Managerial Perspective 2010, Prentice Hall, ISBN-10: 0136100368 • ISBN-13: 9780136100362
All books will be available in the Reserve Section of Macquarie library since week 1. They are available to COMP344 students only. When borrowing book, you need to present your student card to a staff there and tell them you are a COMP344 student.
UNIT WEBPAGE AND TECHNOLOGY USED AND REQUIRED
Digital recordings of lectures are available at iLearn.
The majority of the unit materials are available only at iLearn website that require you to log in to access them.
The unit makes use of discussion boards hosted within iLearn. Please post questions relevant to this unit there. They are monitored by the staff on the unit.