Term Projects

TERM PROJECT AND REQUIREMENTS

During the semester, all students are required to complete a term project as a group of 4-5 students. The purpose of this project is to provide the opportunity for you to research, understand, organize, propose and present an electronic commerce initiative.

Propose E-commerce for a business that will operate in Turkey. Prepare a business plan for it and then build an E-commerce website with WordPress.

A) Prepare an E-commerce business plan
1. Executive summary
2. Business Description
3. Market Analysis
4. Competitor Analysis
5. Operations
6. Financial Statements
7. Supporting Documents/Appendices
Resources:

http://wps.pearsoned.co.uk/ema_ge_turban_elec_comm_2012/217/55590/14231104.cw/index.html
http://www.azimuth-interactive.com/essentials1e/businessplans_busplans.html
https://www.bplans.com/e-commerce_retailer_business_plan/executive_summary_fc.php

B) Building an E-commerce website

Create a website. The site should feature at least four pages, including a home page, product page, shopping cart, and contact page.
https://pageresource.com/

http://tr.godady.com

http://www.aacoa.net/bookinfo/wordpress-29-e-commerce_1.pdf/

An in-class presentation and a written report are required. Your presentation should not be more than 20 minutes long plus 5 minutes for questions and answers. This is a group project. Each team has to turn in an electronic copy of the presentation (ppt) in class presentation day. A written report less than 8 double space pages should be handed before the final exam. Each group may also develop a 10-minute video presentation describing their project to the class additionally if they want.