EGR 410 Lecture 2 SS 09 Systems Methodology

EGR 410 Lecture 2 SS 09 Systems Methodology - EGR 410...

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EGR 410 Systems Methodology Lecture 2
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EGR 410 Systems Methodology What is the Systems Approach? A problem solving methodology Begins with a set of needs Results with operating system which satisfies those needs, in light of; 2/10/2009 2
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EGR 410 Systems Methodology Need trade-offs Resource limitation Two Prominent Attributes Include all factors to get a solution Quantitative model building to assist in decision making 2/10/2009 3
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EGR 410 Systems Methodology The analytic hierarchy process organizes feelings, intuition and logic in a structured approach to decision making 2/10/2009 4
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EGR 410 Systems Methodology Humans are not logical creatures. Most of the time we base our judgments on hazy impressions of reality and then use logic to defend our conclusions 2/10/2009 5
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EGR 410 Systems Methodology There are two fundamental approaches to solving problems 2/10/2009 6
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EGR 410 Systems Methodology The Deductive Approach The Systems Approach 2/10/2009 7
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Basically, the deductive approach focuses on the parts of the problem or question. 2/10/2009
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