735315 E-Business in the agriculture and food value chain

Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Haas, Rainer
Offered in
Wintersemester 2022/23
Languages of instruction


Businessmodells in B2B- and B2C - E-Commerce.
Evolution of e-business
Terminology in e-business
E-commerce markets in selected European and US markets.
Distributions concepts for e-commerce
Food value chain versus supply chain
Global complex food chains versus short local food chains.
Alternative Food Networks and their implementation in e-business concepts.

Previous knowledge expected

Basics in Computer- and Internetuse.

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Understanding the main e-business modells and logistic concepts for e-commerce solutions.
How to analyze and evaluate successful best practice examples.
What are the best practice examples in the agricultural and food sector in e-commerce.
What makes a successful e-commerce solutions.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.