Subject Descriptions - Subject Information

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.

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
Generic Extra Information:
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.