MGMT S-5034 Introduction to Decision and Operations Analysis
This course introduces analytical tools generally used in management decision-making. Topics include decision theory, time series forecasting, simulation, linear programming, project scheduling, PERT/CPM, inventory models, and waiting line models. Spreadsheet-based solutions are used to demonstrate model implementation.
Prerequisites: college-level course in quantitative analysis or business statistics and familiarity with commonly used spreadsheet software (MS: Excel).