Skip to main content

National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

LawShelf Educational Media | Evaluated Learning Experience

E-Commerce Regulation (COM-304)


Various (self-study, self-paced).

Various, distance learning format.

December 2021 - Present.

Instructional delivery format: 
Online/distance learning
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:  apply contract law to e-commerce transactions; describe various privacy protections the protect details of online activity and transactions; explain the regulations that protect consumers from spam, spyware and other online hazards; determine when states may and may not tax online transactions and provide a summary of the general state laws in this area; describe samples of state and federal regulations of online transactions.


The E-Commerce Regulation course focuses on regulations that protect consumers in the online marketplace. The course covers protection of privacy for online transactions. It also focuses on taxation and regulation of online transactions.

Credit recommendation: 

In the upper division baccalaureate degree category, 3 semester hours in E-Commerce or Commercial and Banking Law (6/21).