Oct 22, 2018  
2018-2019 Graziadio Academic Catalog 
  
2018-2019 Graziadio Academic Catalog

DESC 669 IT-Enabled Process and Decision Support in New Ventures (2)


This course addresses the IT systems and quantitative decision analysis necessary to support new ventures. The courses focuses on the potential role of IT in enabling new business ventures to achieve their strategic goals and on the quantitative analysis skills required to support effective decision making. The unique challenges faced by new ventures and small businesses in the areas of IT and decision-making support are addressed throughout the course, in particular information, process and decision system availability, cost, accessibility, and scalability. Topics will include small business technology and systems, quantitative analysis, web-based business, project management, business intelligence, and decision analysis.