Ondokuz Mayıs Üniversitesi Bilgi Paketi - Ders Kataloğu

Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
2306015262012 Optimization 927001 1 1 7
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
To learn building model at problem solving and decision making and provide to solve the problem and interpret results by examining the necessary techniques
Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
  1. Understating different kind of business problems and converting these to mathematical models
  2. Solving and interpreting the business problems
  3. Implementing the sensitivity analysis with understanding the relationship between model parameters and solution procedure
  4. Modeling, solving and interpreting the multi objective business models
  5. Understanding the effect of the operations research techniques in real business environment
  6. Understanding the value of operations research techniques in decision making and management processes
Mode of Delivery
Evening Programme
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Öztürk A. (2011). Yöneylem Araştırmasına Giriş, ekin yayınevi.
Winston W. L. (2003). Operations Research, Duxbury Press Barnett.
Taha H. (2010). Yöneylem Araştırması, literatür yayıncılık.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Express a verbal problem as a numerical problem. To obtain solutions by solving problems with programming methods and interpret results.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Basic concepts
2.Introduction to linear programming I
3.Introduction to linear programming II
4.Duality and sensitivity analysis
5.Goal programming
6.Goal programming
7.Transportation Models I
8.Transportation Models II
9.Network analysis I (CPM, PERT, min cost, min distance)
10.Network analysis II (CPM, PERT, min cost, min distance)
11.Inventory models
12.Mid-Term Exam or Presentation of Research Assignment
13.Waiting line (queue) models I
14.Waiting line (queue) models II
15.Overall Assessment
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination111
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14342
Self Study31030