50400-001 Quantitative Methods for Business – 2021Page1BSAN 50400-00, 002, 003 – QuantitativeMethods for BusinessFall 2021I.Instructor InformationInstructor’s name:Lewis physical officeOnline hours:Bushra Malik, MBASB-163 NMonday 5pm till 6pmonlineHow to make appointments:Please contact me via email or textLewis office phone number:708-903-4321 (mobile)Lewis email address:[email protected]II.Course InformationCourse Name, Number, & Section:BSAN-50400 Quantitative Methods for BusinessCourse Credit Hours:3Course description:This course is a survey of quantitative methods as they apply tothe problems of business management, marketing, finance and economics. This courseinvolves study and analysis of numerous methods such as linear programming,forecasting, queuing models, inventory analysis and project planning and controlmethods. Students are also introduced to probability and statistical concepts,measurements of central tendency and regression and correlation analysis. Equivalent:Three semester hours of Business Statistics and three semester hours of QuantitativeMethods for Business or Management Decision Science.Course meeting times, days, and location:Online, AsynchronousStudent Learning Outcomes:Coursestudent learningoutcomes:Attain a working knowledge of basic concepts and applications of quantitative methodsfor businessAnalyze and use several quantitative modelsProgramstudent learningoutcomes:MBA/MSBA students will exercise critical thinking skills commensurate with thoseexpected of a graduate with the MBA/MSBA degree.MBA/MSBA students will possess business content knowledge expected of a graduatewith the MBA/MSBA degree.BaccalaureateCharacteristics/GraduateStudentLearningOutcomes:
50400-001 Quantitative Methods for Business – 2021Page2Synthesize theoretical and research concepts from multiple perspectives to informinquiry and practiceIII.University Mission StatementLewis University, guided by its Catholic and Lasallian heritage, provides to a diversestudent population programs for a liberal and professional education grounded in theinteraction of knowledge and fidelity in the search for truth. Lewis promotes thedevelopment of the complete person through the pursuit of wisdom and justice.Fundamental to its Mission is a spirit of association which develops community in allteaching, learning and service.How this course connects to the University Mission:Lewis University is a Catholic University in the Lasallian Tradition. Our Mission isintegrated into all aspects of University life, including this course. This course embracesthe Mission of the University by fostering an environment in which each student isrespected as an individual within a community of learners. In the spirit of the vision ofLewis University, the goals and objectives of this course seek to prepare students to besuccessful, life-long learners who are intellectually engaged, ethically grounded, sociallyresponsible, and globally aware.