SIT399 - Optimization Modelling and Decision Analysis

Year:

2021 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Cloud (online)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Prerequisite:

One unit from SIT291, SIT292, SIT281

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

2 x 1 hour practical per week.

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

2 x 1 hour scheduled online workshop per week.

Content

Students taking this unit will have an opportunity to see how decision-making problems in industry, business, and civic services can be solved using modern mathematical modelling and algorithmic techniques. In SIT399, students will learn how to make better decisions through mathematical methods in optimization problems such as: production planning, management and logistics, machine scheduling, robotics/vehicle routing, staff scheduling, network design, and resource allocation. Techniques covered include linear and integer models as well as game theory models.

Hurdle requirement

To be eligible to obtain a pass in this unit, students must achieve at least 40% of the total marks allocated for the examination

Unit Fee Information

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