The University of Kansas - School of Business
Training course Syllabus – SCM 305 Business Making decisions
Spring 2015, Wescoe 3140
1: 00-2: 15, Tuesday/Thursday
Instructor: Joe Walden
Email: joewa[email protected] edu
Office: 118i Summerfield
Business office hours: Tuesday/Thursday: 9: 00-11: 30 PM; Monday/Wednesday eight: 00-10: 31; Or by simply appointment
TAs: Jamie Mack
This system is an introduction to decision making encountered in business and everyday life. The program covers chosen tools in probability, statistics, economics, businesses research, and operations administration. We will apply these tools and principles to challenges in financial administration, marketing, businesses, supply chain management, and quality managing. We will also look at risikomanagement in decision making and values in making decisions.
Needed Class Components:
1 . Text Publication – Schaum's Outline; Operations Management – Decision Making in Business 2 . Decision Making in Functions Management, Walden, 2014
3. Class lecture notes and slides – placed to Blackboard
4. Circumstance studies offered in class.
Homework (10 assignments, 20 factors each) 200 points
Quizzes (10 quizzes, 20 factors each) 200 points
Test I 2 hundred points
Test II two hundred points
Exam III200 details
Optional Final Exam 225 points
Total 1000 details
Grading Scale: The following grading level will be used to determine the final grades. A: 930 and above
F: There will be 10 quizzes throughout the semester. The quizzes will be shut down book and closed paperwork and will be specific efforts – no support from other students. The quizzes may cover any material previously, and frequently currently, covered in class, in homework and in the readings assigned. The quizzes could be given whenever during the category and will take approximately a few – a couple of minutes. There will be zero advance caution of a test and no make-up quizzes unless arrangements are produced prior to class. 25% in the quiz level will be allocated for presence. So in case you cannot answer the question, you can expect to collect a few points for attending the students and following the quiz procedure (as detailed below). In case you are absent coming from class and a to discover is given when needed of your deficiency, you will acquire no items for that to discover. If you keep before the lecture ends on a day a quiz is given, you...