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Quantitative Methods for Managers OPMT 5515

Operations Management Part-time Studies Course

Course details

This course emphasizes the use of decision-making models in business. Students will learn to use quantitative methods to choose alternatives in the decision-making process. Software applications (spreadsheets and databases) will be used to support the decision-making process.

Prerequisite(s)

  • No prerequisites are required for this course.

Credits

4.0

Cost

$725.85

Course offerings

Fall 2022

Below is one offering of OPMT 5515 for the Fall 2022 term.

CRN 43648

Duration

Tue Sep 06 - Tue Dec 13 (15 weeks)

  • 15 weeks
  • CRN 43648
  • $725.85
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 06 - Dec 13 Tue 18:00 - 22:00 Downtown DTC Rm. 553
Instructor

Ken Eng

Course outline

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Cost

$725.85

Important information
  1. Departmental approval needed
  2. Departmental approval needed. This course is restricted to students enrolled in the Advanced Diploma in Business Management. For registration approval, please email your name and student ID to advdip@bcit.ca.
Status

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Apply descriptive statistics and basic probability theory to management science models.
  • Compare decision-making techniques including: Decision Analysis, Forecasting Methods including Simple Regression, Time Series, Linear Programming and basic Inventory models.
  • Construct and interpret a confidence interval estimates for a single population means or proportions using the appropriate standard normal or t distributions.
  • Manipulate data between databases and spreadsheets.
  • Carry out a hypothesis test comparing one or two population means or proportions.
  • Import data into a spreadsheet and carry out a statistical analysis of the data.
  • Manipulate data between databases and spreadsheets.
  • Import data into a spreadsheet and carry out a statistical analysis of the data.

Effective as of Winter 2020

Related Programs

Quantitative Methods for Managers (OPMT 5515) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Business Management - Advanced Diploma
    Advanced Diploma Full-time/Part-time

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