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CIS 3317: E-Commerce
Assignment #2: (Individual) “Ism’s and The Digital Divide”
The Assignment: Select one “Ism” and relate it to the concept of the Digital Divide that you
feel connected to (personal history, issue, concern, strong feelings, a situation or incident). Note:
you do not have to select one of ism’s from the list above as you may come up with your own
ism which is perfectly fine.
Write/Create a 2-3 page double-spaced paper that addresses these items fully, completely and
thoughtfully writing in paragraph style – as in you will end up with 5 paragraphs!
a) Which Ism category/grouping did you pick and why?
b) Describe the Digital Divide in your own words
c) Find/Research some statistics or facts about the ism as it relates to the Digital Divide
let alone showcased during the 2020+ lingering COVID-19 global pandemic event
d) What impact does this have in the business world if this embraced or condoned?
e) Reflect on what you found, feel and/or think about it or the situation
(1) On the 1st page at the TOP of your paper (like a header) include:
a. Your NAME
b. the “Ism” that you have selected to write about
(2) MUST be done with word processing technology as hand-written assignments will not be
(3) Refer to the course syllabus “Individual Assignment Rubric” for the homework submission
(4) You are to submit it ONLINE to the Canvas Course Assignment Tab: Assignment #2