Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Operations Research ISL 206 4 4 + 0 4 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Compulsory
Course Coordinator Dr.Öğr.Üyesi HALİL İBRAHİM CEBECİ
Course Lecturers Dr.Öğr.Üyesi HALİL İBRAHİM CEBECİ,
Course Assistants Arş. Gör. Serdar Geçer, Arş. Gör. Samet Güner
Course Category
Course Objective The aim is to teach students to use operations research techniques to solve complex business problems. Stages of problem modelling, problem solving and making decision by using the results will be presented.
Course Content Problem modelling, linear programming, graphical solution, simplex method, assignment problems, transportation problems, and MS Excel Solver applications
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Problem identification and solution, , , , , , , ,
2 Selecting and applying appropriate techniques, , , , , , , ,
3 Recalling systematic thinking approach to complex business problems , , , , , , , ,
4 Modelling problems with MS Excel and applying it , , , , ,
5 Interpretataion and utilization of results to support better faster decisions , , , , , , , , , ,
6 Recognizing the fundementals of steps of systematic thinking and scientific approach for business problems , , , , , , ,
7 Developing new approaches to different problems , , , , , ,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Operations research definition and brief history
2 Decision Making and Modelling
3 Linear Programming
4 Linear Programming and graphical solution
5 Sample problems and solutions
6 Microsoft Excel and Solver
7 Simplex Method
8 Simplex Method
9 Midterm
10 Examples of simplex method solution
11 Duality
12 Sensitivity Analysis
13 Transportation Models and Problems
14 Network Problems
Resources
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Gains the required knowledge in production, marketing, management , accounting and finance. X
2 Can work in teams and share information with team members in tasks of production, marketing, management, accounting and finance. X
3 Identifies and analyzes problems also offers solutions in tasks of production, marketing, management, accounting and finance. X
4 Contributes to projects, takes responsibility and conduct researches in tasks of production, marketing, management, accounting and finance. X
5 Can define goals and objectives of organization in tasks of production, marketing, management, accounting and finance. X
6 Questions the acquired knowledge in tasks of production, marketing, management, accounting and finance. X
7 Believes to adapting new situations and meets the requirements of new tasks of production, marketing, management, accounting and finance. X
8 Can transfer knowledge and recommendations in tasks of production, marketing, management, accounting and finance via using necessery communication tools and a foreign language effectively . X
9 Open to occupational cooperation and sharing in tasks of production, marketing, management, accounting and finance. X
10 Can use necessary information systems in tasks of production, marketing, management, accounting and finance. X
11 Behaves in accordance with social and occupational ethic values in tasks of production, marketing, management, accounting and finance. X
12 Analyses and carries out relations with stake holders in tasks of production, marketing, management, accounting and finance. X
13 Follows the innovations and encourages team members in tasks of production, marketing, management, accounting and finance. X
14 Questions the position of the organization and offers suggestions in tasks of production, marketing, management, accounting and finance. X
15 Is conscious about universality of right, social justice, quality, saving cultural and environmental values, occupational health and safety in tasks of production, marketing, management, accounting and finance. X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ödev 10
Total 10
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 4 64
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 2 32
Mid-terms 1 15 15
Quiz 2 10 20
Assignment 1 10 10
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Workload 161
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 6.44
dersAKTSKredisi 6