Quantitative Analysis for Business
Course Coordinator: Yau Chi Wai, BBA (The George Washington University, US); MS (American University, US); MFin (PolyU)
Course Developer: Ken Chan, HKMU
The course aims to provide students with analytical skills required for applying appropriate statistical methods as well as quantitative analysis in making business decisions. It also aims to provide students with essential statistics and management science skills that are needed in other business courses.
The course covers the following topics:
There will be ten three-hour tutorials.
There are three assignments and one examination. Students must use word processing software (such as Microsoft Word) to prepare the assignments, and submit the assignments via the Online Learning Environment (OLE).
Keller, G (2018) Statistics For Management and Economics, 11th edn, South-Western Cengage Learning.
Hillier, F and Hillier, M (2023) Introduction to Management Science and Business Analytics: A Modeling and Case Studies Approach with Spreadsheets, 7th edn, McGraw Hill.