Course level

Undergraduate

Faculty

Business, Economics & Law

School

Economics School

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

2L1.5T

Incompatible

ECON7322 or EC235 or 736

Prerequisite

ECON1050; (For BInfTech students ECON1010 + STAT2004), (For Engineering students MATH1050, MATH1051 or MATH1052)

Course coordinator

Prof C. O'Donnell

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2016 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2017 St Lucia Internal Profile unavailable

Please Note: Course profiles marked as not available may still be in development.

Course description

Provides a working understanding of some of the principal techniques used in business decision making. Topics include linear programming, transportation & assignment models, project scheduling & control, inventory models, & decision theory & games. These techniques can be used to solve problems in areas as diverse as product mixing & blending, firm efficiency & benchmarking, project management, & multi-period financial planning. Problems & exercises are solved using Microsoft Excel or a simple menu-drive software package.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2015 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2014 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2013 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2012 St Lucia Internal Course Profile