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Quantitative Research Methods

Course Code MTH-320
Lecture hours per week 3
Lab hours per week
Course Availability: Open
Description: The course begins with a brief review of Linear Algebra before proceeding to the discipline of Operations Research. Operations Research is a scientific approach to decision making that seeks the optimal design and operation of a system under conditions requiring the allocation of limited resources. This involves an introduction to Model Building, Linear Programming, The Simplex Algorithm, Sensitivity Analysis and Duality. Additional topics include The Transportation Problem, The Assignment and Transshipment Problems, Network Models and Integer Programming.