University of Belgrade, Faculty of organizational sciences

Department for e-business

E-business – selected chapters

Study programInformation systems and management
Study groupE-business
Course statusCompulsory
TeachersMarijana S. Despotović-Zrakić, Zorica M. Bogdanović, Dušan M. Barać, Aleksandra B. Labus, Dragan V. Vukmirović

Course Content

Lectures and practical exercises:

The methodology of scientific research in the field of E-business. Modern infrastructure for E-business. Analysis of innovative business models for E-business. Analysis of services and applications of E-business. Modern architecture of the system of elec E-business. Models of mobile business. Analysis of key performance identifiers in E-business. Security systems in e-business. Knowledge management systems in E-business. E-business systems based on agents. Models of E-business on social networks. Social computing. Crowdsourcing. Advanced Internet Technologies in E-business. Framework for the implementation of e-business systems. Semantic interoperability in e-business systems. Semantic interoperability in B2B networks. Reengineering of e-business systems. Project management of E-business. Overview of current research topics in the field of E-business. Analysis of the results of the most current international projects.


The aim of the course is to introduce students to the methodology of scientific research in the field of electronic commerce, e-business infrastructure, modern and innovative business models, as well as current scientific research activities.


  1. E-resources from
  2. Editors M. Ivković, B. Radenković, and modern business, monograph, Technical Faculty  „Mihajlo Pupin“, in Zrenjanin 1998.
  3. D.Chaffey, E-Business and E-Commerce Management (4th Edition), Prentice Hall, 2009.
  4. D.Taylor, A.D.Terhune, Doing e-business : strategies for thriving in an electronic marketplace, John Wiley & Sons, New York, 2001.
  5. K.C.Laudon, C.G.Traver, E-commerce 2012. Business. Technology. Society, Pearson, 2012.
  6. Shiguo Lian, Xi Chen, Katina Michael,  Editorial: special issue on Service-Based Electronic Commerce Systems, Volume 13, Issue 2, pp 125-127, Electronic Commerce Research, Springer, 2013.
  7. L. Li, Introduction: Advances in E-business engineering, Information Technology and Management, June 2011, Volume 12, Issue 2, pp 49-50, Springer, 2011.
  8. C. K. Georgiadis, P. Chau, Introduction to the special issue on User Experience in e-Business Environments, Information Systems and e-Business Management, Volume 11, Issue 2, pp 185-188. Springer, 2013.
  9. S. Huang, J.Hua, H. Will, and J.Wu, Metamodeling to Control and Audit E-Commerce Web Applications, International Journal of Electronic Commerce, Volume 17, Number 1, p. 83-118, 2012.
  10. A. Crespo, B. Mezcua, J. Lopez-Cuadrado, I. Gonzalez-Carrasco , Semantic model for knowledge representation in e-business, Knowledge-Based Systems, Volume 24, Issue 2, Pages 282-296, Elsevier 2011.