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About the Course

This course is designed to impact the way you think about transforming data into better decisions. Recent extraordinary improvements in data-collecting technologies have changed the way firms make informed and effective business decisions. The course on operations analytics, taught by three of Wharton’s leading experts, focuses on how the data can be used to profitably match supply with demand in various business settings. In this course, you will learn how to model future demand uncertainties, how to predict the outcomes of competing policy choices and how to choose the best course of action in the face of risk. The course will introduce frameworks and ideas that provide insights into a spectrum of real-world business challenges, will teach you methods and software available for tackling these challenges quantitatively as well as the issues involved in gathering the relevant data. This course is appropriate for beginners and business professionals with no prior analytics experience....

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Jul 02, 2020

Operations Analytics helps me to understand how to solve Newsvendor problem by statisti, forecast SUK and predict the seasonal performance. Great lessions and thanks so much for the three Instructors!


Apr 27, 2020

Excellente course. Very challenging especially for beginners. The motivation to achieve my final goal of reinventing myself professionally, makes every challenge a welcome experience. Thanks Coursera!

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By Krishna C

Feb 02, 2016

It would have been better with more examples and exercises.

By Winthrop Y

Jan 08, 2016

Week 1 lectures could be re-organized/edited for clarity.

By Suraj P

Jun 08, 2020

it has very complex example and need for explanation.

By Nishant G

Nov 20, 2016

Exams are very easy. Should be difficult.

By Alex t H

Jun 18, 2017

Very few people work in manufacturing...


Dec 03, 2015

A bit simple, really a beginnner course.

By Moksha

Aug 20, 2020

Very basic and application oriented

By Gishnu R

May 14, 2020

Expected some more depth.

Thank you.

By Lexue W

Apr 11, 2019

need teacher with CLEAR ENGLISH

By Lichen N

Nov 13, 2015

Quiz is way to simple.

By 黄静雯

Apr 28, 2020

it is too easy


Dec 20, 2017

so far so good

By Christian

Apr 10, 2016

Good examples!

By Juan D A

Feb 07, 2016

Too Basic. The material and the course rate isn't at the level of the other courses Wharton has to offer.

By Marisabel F

Oct 22, 2018

Creo que se han dedicado más a enseñarnos de Excel que en sí la lógica detrás de los problemas.

By Chand D

May 01, 2017

Too Much excel sheet teaching rather than concepts.

By Thorsten L

Nov 02, 2015

the video lectures are too long and really dry

By Mykhailo O

Jul 28, 2017

easy and not engaging

By Sheryar P

Mar 28, 2016

The Capstone project has been getting delayed since Jan

Dont expect yourself to complete the specialization

By ayush t

Oct 06, 2017

very very boring, pure theoretical without any real world example

By Giacomo B

Jun 30, 2020

Boring and not useful for real case scenarios

By McLane M

May 06, 2020

Boring, rote, and the videos are useless


Mar 30, 2020

Awful class. Just dreadful.

By Deleted A

Apr 10, 2020

Information is cluterous

By Anupam D

Mar 13, 2016

Too mych excel