Courses & Units

Analytical Methods for Decision-Making JNB252

Launceston

Introduction

This unit introduces students to analytical methods and their application to business management. The unit covers both quantitative and qualitative techniques such as data presentation, estimation and hypothesis tests, linear regression, forecasting, decision making under uncertainty, linear programming, scenario analysis, focus-group interviews and case studies.

Summary

Unit name Analytical Methods for Decision-Making
Unit code JNB252
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Australian Maritime College
National Centre for Ports & Shipping
Discipline Maritime Logistics Management
Teaching staff

Dr Owen Nguyen

Level Intermediate
Available as student elective? Yes

Availability

Location Semester Attendance options Available to
Launceston Semester 2 On-Campus Off-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students

Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 2 13/7/2015 10/8/2015 31/8/2015 16/10/2015

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see Withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2015 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2015 will be available from the 1st October 2014.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
3 2015: $1,283.00 2015: $2,093.00 080399

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Requisites

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following units:

JNB222

JNB331

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

On-campus: 1 x 3 hour class weekly comprising lecture and tutorial components.

Distance: Study guide and readings.

Assessment

On-campus: Coursework: 50%. Examination: 50%.

Distance: Coursework 50%, Take-home examination 50%

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Textbooks

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