About the course
This course introduces quantitative models that can be used to solve decision problems within various corporations. Spreadsheets (Microsoft Excel) will be actively used both in teaching and in mandatory hand-ins. The course is divided into four main parts. These are:
- Linear Programming Models
- Simulation Models
- Forecasting Models
- Inventory Models
The workload is approximately the same for all four main parts.
Basic corporate finance, accounting, calculus /mathematics, and statistics.
To view the curriculum for ØKA2011 Introduction to Management Science, please search here. Do notice that the curriculum might not be ready until a few weeks prior to the official semester start. Additionally, lecture notes (including problems), and some additional papers etc. (available via Canvas) will be part of the curriculum.
A selection of papers (not decided) will be available in Canvas.