Management Science

Mahidol University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Management Science

  • Host University

    Mahidol University

  • Location

    Bangkok, Thailand

  • Area of Study

    Business Management

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites


  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • Host University Units

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    Course Description:

    Model building as a foundation for rational decision making and problem solving, linear and nonlinear programming, network models, queuing analysis, probability and decision theory, and simulation, computer software applying these techniques in the analysis of a wide variety of decision problems

    Course Objectives:

    1. Understand the basic concepts of probability and decision theory.
    2. Understand the basic concepts of optimization modeling.
    3. Understand how statistics and optimizations can be applied to solve business problems.

    Teaching Media:

    Whiteboard, projector, and computer

    Teaching Methods:

    Explaining (lecturing), demonstrating (teaching through examples), collaborating (group discussions and assignments), and learning by teaching.

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