MIT xPRO course: "Quantitative Methods in Systems Engineering," begins May 21, 2018 | MIT J-WEL

MIT xPRO course: "Quantitative Methods in Systems Engineering," begins May 21, 2018

MIT xPRO course |  Online  

Organizations around the world strive to use quantitative information methods in their systems engineering practices, but many struggle to implement them effectively. This online course covers the fundamentals of quantitative methods in systems engineering and provides basic how-to instruction for implementing these methods. The course is designed for engineering practitioners and managers looking to increase the use of quantitative information methods in existing systems engineering... See More

Organizations around the world strive to use quantitative information methods in their systems engineering practices, but many struggle to implement them effectively. This online course covers the fundamentals of quantitative methods in systems engineering and provides basic how-to instruction for implementing these methods. The course is designed for engineering practitioners and managers looking to increase the use of quantitative information methods in existing systems engineering... See More

What You'll Learn

  • Define the criteria and decisions to be answered with quantitative analysis.
  • Evaluate concept alternatives in order to recommend a preferred alternative.
  • Structure a trade study.
  • Identify the multiple key cost and benefit criteria that frame a system decision opportunity.
  • Construct a value hierarchy for a stakeholder/beneficiary/decision-maker to inform system design decisions.
  • Articulate the core concepts of value-based thinking.

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