Checking date: 08/11/2022

Course: 2022/2023

Quantitative models and methods in management I
Study: Bachelor in Industrial Technologies Engineering (256)


Department assigned to the subject: Mechanical Engineering Department

Type: Electives
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS


- Knowledge and understanding of Production Systems and Industrial Organization. - Ability to identify engineering problems within the industrial field, to establish different resolution methods and to select the most appropriate one for their solution. - Ability to apply their knowledge and understanding to solve problems and design processes in the field of Industrial Engineering in accordance with criteria of cost, quality, safety, efficiency and respect for the environment.
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
Linear Programming Models Network Models Dynamic Programming Markov Chains Queueing Models Markov Decision Processes Nonlinear Programming
Learning activities and methodology
Lectures, exercises and practical sessions. Face-to-face tutorials.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 60
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 40
Calendar of Continuous assessment
Basic Bibliography
  • Bazaraa, M.S.; Jarvis, J.J.; Sherali, H.D. Programación lineal y flujo en redes. Limusa. 2004
  • Hillier, F.S.; Lieberman, G.J. Introducción a la investigación de operaciones. McGraw-Hill. 2010
  • Taha, H.A. Investigación de operaciones. Pearson. 2017

The course syllabus may change due academic events or other reasons.