Catalogue 2012 - 2013

BIS 302 Forecasting for Business

Credits

3 cr.

Prerequisite

BIS 220 and BIS 202.

Course Description

This is an exploration of statistical forecasting techniques for business. The major focus is on the development and utilization of forecasting models to assist managers in decision-making. Students develop and explore several computer-based forecasting models. Topics include the business-planning environment for forecasting, basic concepts of forecasting, time series models, and regression models.