Co-requisite BUSA 3000. (Effecttive Fall 2013)
Requirements: Must meet RCB upper division course requirements and 45 semester hours.
CSP: 1, 2, 6. This course provides a frame of reference for using models in support of decision making in an enterprise, then intro- duces some of the most commonly useful modeling approaches and principles. Topics covered include model components, simulation, optimization, time series and causal forecasting, decision analysis, Monte Carlo simulation, and quality management. The course emphasizes hands-on application of the techniques using commonly available software, and demonstrates the value of these approaches in a wide variety of functional settings.