QUA515: Decision Models and Analysis

This course introduces the basic principles and techniques of applied mathematical modeling for managerial decision-making. Students learn to use some of the more important analytic methods (e.g. spreadsheet modeling, optimization, Monte Carlo simulation), to recognize their assumptions and limitations, and to employ them in decision-making.

Text Books Recommended: 

1-Bernard W. Taylor, Introduction to Management Science. Global Edition 13/E, Pearson 2019.

2. Hamdy  A. Taha ,  Operations  Research: an  introduction, Education  Limited  . Tenth  Edition , Pearson 2017.


Assessment task  Week due Proportion of Final Assessment
Midterm                             10 30%
Assignments   and Case Studies                                30%
Final Exam   40%


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