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BUSN312 - Operations Research

Course Details

Course Code: BUSN312 Course ID: 2964 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

This course introduces Operations Research and includes the application of operations research and management science techniques to management decision problems. Operations research techniques and methods can be applied to problems in virtually all-functional areas of business including accounting, finance, marketing, production and human resources. Examples from each of these areas will be covered during the course. A feature of the course is that Microsoft Excel is used to implement some of the techniques covered. This means that you will become proficient in using Excel; the most widely used electronic spreadsheet in business today. (Prerequisites: MATH110, MATH111, or MATH225)





Prerequisites

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Session Weeks
11/26/18 - 05/03/19 05/06/19 - 06/30/19 Spring 2019 Session I 8 Week session
12/31/18 - 05/31/19 06/03/19 - 07/28/19 Spring 2019 Session D 8 Week session
01/28/19 - 06/28/19 07/01/19 - 08/25/19 Summer 2019 Session B 8 Week session
02/25/19 - 08/02/19 08/05/19 - 09/29/19 Summer 2019 Session I 8 Week session
03/25/19 - 08/30/19 09/02/19 - 10/27/19 Summer 2019 Session D 8 Week session
04/29/19 - 10/04/19 10/07/19 - 12/01/19 Fall 2019 Session B 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

After successfully completing this course, you will be able to:
CO1. Identify business problems that can be characterized as mathematical programming problems.
CO2. Use operations research and management science techniques to solve a variety of business problems.
CO3. Analyze management problems.
CO4. Evaluate the role of decision making models and tools in resolving problems.
CO5. Apply decision making techniques, concepts, and methods.

Peregrine Assessment. During week 5, please check your mycampus@apus.edu email account to find an email from LOA@apus.edu that will provide you with instructions regarding the academic programmatic assessment through Peregrine Academic Services. Review the assignment for more information.

Book Title: Operations Management - the VitalSource e-book & Connect access is provided inside the classroom
Author: Stevenson, William
Publication Info: VS-McGraw-Hill
ISBN: 9780078024108

Book Title:Operations Management - the VitalSource e-book & Connect access is provided inside the classroom
ISBN:9780078024108
Publication Info:VS-McGraw-Hill
Author:Stevenson, William
Unit Cost:$258.14
Electronic ISBN:1260221601
Electronic Unit Cost:$45.00

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.