37345 Quantitative Management Practice6cp; Forms of attendance in this subject have changed to enable social distancing and reduce the risks of spreading COVID-19 in our community. There may also have been changes to the assessment requirements. Consequently, the Subject Outline information for this subject has changed. Details of the changes may be published in an Addendum to the Subject Outline which is available through your LMS (Blackboard or Canvas).
Requisite(s): 35241 Optimisation in Quantitative Management OR 37242 Optimisation in Quantitative Management
These requisites may not apply to students in certain courses. See access conditions.
Anti-requisite(s): 35340 Quantitative Management Practice
This subject is concerned with practical aspects of quantitative management and covers recent developments in various areas of application. Applications considered include personnel scheduling, supply chain management (including logistics and inventory control), production planning and control, transportation problems, and financial applications. The subject involves various case studies and study of recent journal publications.
The subject focuses on the development of some of the skills required in professional practice, and the application of skills and knowledge acquired in other quantitative management subjects.
Autumn session, City campus
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