This option entails two themes.
The first theme focuses on internet and service delivery in which the foresight of information technology in governmental, public and private sectors online service delivery is described. The specific research areas in this theme include E-service Delivery; Online Information Services; Organizational Issues in IT; Web Design and Usability Issues; Internet Technologies; E-governance; E-Commerce; E-Business; Security, Risk Management and Control in E-Commerce.
The second theme is on internet and web computing in which students will follow an in depth hands on approach to software-oriented Internet and web-based computing. The specific research areas include Internet Programming; Server-Side Development of E-Commerce Applications; Multi-Media and Immerging Technologies; Web Database Applications; Network and Distributed Systems Programming; Enterprise Wide Computing; and Interaction Design.