Courses & Units

Operations Research 3 KMA355

Hobart

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Introduction

This unit develops skills in the  modelling and optimization of real-life deterministic or probabilistic systems and is particularly useful for students interested in careers in Statistics, Operations Research, Engineering, Management, Finance, Economics and Teaching.Topics from: Dynamic Programming and Probabilistic Operations Research Models, with the focus on developing the ability to solve practical problems using MATLAB and other numerical tools.  Deterministic Dynamic Programming Probability, Probabilistic Dynamic Programming, Markov Chains Theory and Simulation.

Summary

Unit name Operations Research 3
Unit code KMA355
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Sciences and Engineering
School of Natural Sciences
Discipline Mathematics
Coordinator

Teaching staff

Dr Malgorzata O’Reilly

Level Advanced
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic

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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 2 12/7/2021 10/8/2021 30/8/2021 17/10/2021

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Fees

Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
010101 $493.00 $493.00 not applicable $2,402.00

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Requisites

Prerequisites

    Any Intermediate unit in Mathematics

Co-requisites

Mutual Exclusions

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

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

3x1-hr lectures, 1-hr tutorial, 1-hr lab session weekly

Assessment

3-hr exam (70%), assignments (30%)

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Textbooks

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