Emerging Technologies & Advanced MOT

This course discusses emerging technologies, their evolvement, the effect of international, political, social, economic and cultural factors. Topics covered in the course include accuracy in forecasting of past technologies, how to improve them, international perspective on emerging technologies, future customer trends and forecasting methodologies. Emerging technologies will be examined through

MOT 651

Road Map of Technology Development

Technology Road Mapping is a needs-driven technology planning process to help identify, select and develop technology alternatives to satisfy identified business concerns and Nile University - Ph.D. Program in MOT 20|28 Mai 2012 needs. “Technology development Road Mapping” (TRM) is a strategic technology planning process for research and development that cooperatively identifies: 1) a particular

MOT 652

Technology Transfer & Acquisition

To provide the students with the knowledge of rules, techniques, steps, and alternative methods to select, procure, transfer and acquire a technology. The course explains and discusses the different levels of considerations to select a particular technology from alternatives. It identifies the different routes through which a firm can acquire needed technologies. It provides a framework that helps

MOT 653

Advanced Knowledge Management and Innovation

The course chronicles the value that innovative organizations find in better managing the flow and re-use of their knowledge, and effective practices to enhance knowledge, create and re-use for innovation. It discusses how, by managing knowledge, organizations can succeed in innovations and new product development. It addresses structural and cultural barriers to knowledge management (KM) to

MOT 654

Design of Experiments

This course introduces the basic definitions, aspects of quantification, and how to identify the purpose and principles involved in the experiments. It discusses how to plan the experiment, including defining the problem, stating the hypotheses, and design the experiment in statistical terms. A crucial part of the work is how to plan the experiment in statistical term. The course includes: full

MOT 655

Financial Economics

The course is intended to provide students with the latest advances in concepts and principles of finance, investments and economics. Investments will be examined as opportunities that need to be scientifically evaluated. Finance will be treated as a way of raising funds to finance investment opportunities. The economics environment and its impact on the investments valuation and financing will be

FINC 609

Business Ethics

This course emphasizes the importance of making business decisions in the light of moral principles and corporate social responsibility. It aims to introduce and familiarize students with the different ethical issues facing today businesses in order to help them develop appropriate organizational responses to such issues. The course examines frequent conflicts that may arise in conducting business

BSAD 601

Corporate Strategies and International Competitiveness

This course is concerned with answering the question: "What industries/businesses should we participate in?" Drawing from relevant conceptual frameworks and real-life cases, this course initiates students to the latest methodologies for developing corporate strategies meant to improve the firm’s local and international competitiveness. Students will be exposed to analytical techniques for

BSAD 603

Marketing Strategies

The course focuses on integrating the organizational mission and strategy with the development of strategic marketing plans. It covers planning units, branding, situational analysis, target markets, positioning, and global impacts. It evaluates the different variables affecting marketing plans from a managerial perspective.

MKTG 605

Emerging Economies

The aim of this course is to develop the analytical skills required to understand current issues and policy debates regarding emerging markets. To achieve this goal the course provides a blend of theory and policy discussions. Theoretical analysis will pinpoint relevant variables and their interaction; while policy discussions will apply the analytical tools to real world events and problems.

ECON 605

Quantitative Analyses for Managers

This course introduces the student to the techniques of mathematical programming for linear and non-linear optimization. The course discusses the various methods and models for linear programming and integer linear programming, and some coverage of non-linear methods. Probability theory and distributions are discussed and combined with decision analysis and making processes. The course exposes the

MOT 661

Advanced Production Engineering Management

This course introduces the students to the advanced production engineering management, how the firms can benefit and enhance its competitiveness, the adoption of Advanced Manufacturing Technologies (AMT), the way that firms should plan for and implement them, and their eventual performance. It will expose the students to advanced concepts in production engineering, design and innovation lifecycle

MOT 662

Multivariate Analysis and Stochastic Models

In the first part, the course includes: Experimental design, statistical estimation and hypothesis testing from multivariate distribution. Topics covered will include: regression models, multivariate analysis of variance, canonical correlations, classification procedures and factor analysis. Computer applications of these techniques will be examined. In the second part, the course covers an

MOT 663

Systems Modeling and Simulation

The course covers the art and science of modeling and simulation in engineering /business and IT. This course blends theory with practice presenting actual applications in manufacturing as well as business and services. The course addresses the classical methodology and techniques with emphasis on discrete systems modeling and simulation. Topics include major aspects of modeling and techniques of

MOT 664

Parametric and non-Parametric Statistics

This course describes and compares parametric and non parametric statistics. Models of both types are discussed and compared. The course includes: Chi-square distribution, Chisquare goodness-of-fit test for equal & non-equal expected frequencies, contingency table, nominal level of measurement, nonparametric or distribution-free tests, Kruskal-Wallis oneway analysis of variance by ranks, sign test

MOT 665

Supply Chain Management

Supply Chain Management is a business model necessary for an organization's success and everyone in the organization needs to be involved. This course introduces the concepts of logistics and supply chain management. It discusses the complexity created by ever increasing customer requirements and expectations, globalization, the pressure on cost, and the availability and access to resources. It

MOT 666