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Calendar: 2017 Postgraduate
Faculty: Faculty of Engineering and Information Sciences
Department: School of Computing and Information Technology

Subject Information
Subject Code ISIT924
Subject Name Simulation and Modelling
Credit Points 6
Pre-Requisites Nil.
Co-Requisites None.
Restrictions None.
Equivalence BUSS924
Assessment Laboratory Exercises; lab project; and final examination.
General Subject No.
EFTSL (Non Weighted) 0.125
Non Weighted Student Contribution Amounts
Commonwealth Supported (HECS) Students Only
Pre-1997 Pre-2005 Post-2005 Post-2008 Post-2009 Post-2010
$ 1131  $ 1131  $ 1131  $ 1131  $ 1131  $ 1131 
Weighted Student Contribution Amounts  
Work Experience No
Tutorial Enrolment Information Students should use the SMP OnLine Tutorial System (via SOLS) to enrol in Tutorial/laboratory groups for this subject. Once enrolments are open a link to the subject will appear in Tutorial Enrolments in SOLS.
Availability Not Available in 2017

Subject Description
This subject aims to introduce the concepts of systems modelling and simulation, and its role in analysing the operation characteristics of a system for supporting management in decision making. Both discrete and continuous systems modelling and simulation will be covered.

Extra Information
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Subject Objectives:
At the successful completion of this subject, students should have an understanding of the role of systems modelling and simulation in supporting decision making; understand the concepts of systems modelling; know general methodologies in systems modelling; understand the nature of systems simulations; know the requirements for conducting successful system simulations.

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