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2022-2023 Graduate Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Graduate Catalog [NOTE!!!! THIS IS AN ARCHIVED CATALOG. FOR THE CURRENT CATALOG, GO TO CATALOG.NIU.EDU]

ISYE 681 - Introduction to System Dynamics and Applications


Topics on conceptualizing dynamic policy problems, developing appropriate simulation models, and using models for decision making and policy analysis, with special focus on the use of system dynamics (SD) tool. Major topics include: systems thinking, feedback structure, policy simulation, model construction and formulation in SD specialized software, delays and oscillations, and case studies.

Prerequisites & Notes
PRQ: Consent of the department.

Credits: 3