2017-2018 Graduate Catalog

INSC 71130 Data Analytics Simulation: Process Design & Strategic Decision-Making

This course in Data Analytics course utilizes Analytics simulations to explore concepts of process design and strategic decision-making. This course takes an analytical approach to allow MBA students to increase their intuition and understanding of core operational and performance concepts. The focus of this course is to: a) expose students to the core concepts in data and process analysis in a dynamic and experiential manner; b) increase student intuition regarding the interplay between the various elements of data analytics via toolkit-style exercises; c)give students the tools by which to understand data analysis via experimentation and proactive creation. These principles are examined via hands-on exercises, case studies, and class discussion.