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.
- Taylor III, B. W. Introduction to Management Science, 11. utg., Pearson, Harlow, England.
- Additionally, lecture notes (including problems), and some additional papers etc. (which will be available via Fronter) will be part of the curriculum.
A selection of papers (not decided) will be available on Fronter.
Possible timetable collision
The course cannot be combined with the following:
- Educational Development
- Video Production