|Student Contribution Band:||Band 3|
|Administered by:||School of Business|
Quantitative forecasting techniques which are useful in the business and commercial environment. The techniques will range from simple smoothing methods to statistical procedures. Strong emphasis will be given to applications of forecasting techniques. Real data sets from finance, tourism, marketing, management and economics will be used to meet the demands of students from a wide range of disciplines.Applications are conducted by using a windows based Excel Forecastx TM software which is reasonably easy to use.
|Introductory subjects in Economics and Statistics|
|EC2100 and BX3025|
|Townsville, Study Period 1, Internal|
|Census Date 22-Mar-2012|
|Coord/Lect:||Dr Rabiul Beg.|
|Assessment:||end of semester exam (50%); quizzes or tests (30%); assignments (20%).|
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