OPTIMIZATION METHODS AND APPLICATIONS
QTM9510: Optimization Methods and Applications
This course provides an introduction to optimization models and their applications to a variety of business decision problems. Linear, integer, and network models will be discussed. Emphasis will be placed on understanding the relevant applications for various models, the strengths and limitations associated with the models, using software tools to solve optimization problems, and interpreting and analyzing solution results. In-class analysis of problems and/or cases will be utilized to reinforce material covered in lecture. Teamwork outside the class will be required in order to complete assignments. Evaluation will be based on both individual and team performance.
Department:Math and Science
Course Level:MSBA Elective (Grad),Graduate Elective (Grad)