Course level

Undergraduate

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

2 Lecture hours, 1 Practical or Laboratory hour

Incompatible

ECON7322 or EC235 or 736

Prerequisite

ECON1050; (For BInfTech students ECON1010 + STAT2004)

Course coordinator

Dr A. Peyrache

Current course offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 2, 2014 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2015 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, 2013 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2012 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2011 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 2, 2010 St Lucia Internal Course Profile