Accession Number : AD0760886

Title :   Models and Computer Simulation: As a USAWC Elective.

Descriptive Note : Special project rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY WAR COLL CARLISLE BARRACKS PA

Personal Author(s) : Winter,William J. , Jr

Report Date : 26 FEB 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 53

Abstract : A proposed directive for a USAWC elective is presented. The elective is designed to be presented in fourteen, three hour sessions. The objectives are to provide the student an understanding of the value of modeling and computer simulation, familiarization with basic procedures and techniques of simulation, and familiarization with computer simulation results and how they can be used. The elective is for the student with little or not experience in modeling and computer simulation techniques. It presumes no mathematical background beyound high school algebra. It includes an introduction to models andsimulation concepts and applications. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   (*EDUCATION, MILITARY TACTICS), (*MILITARY TACTICS, DECISION MAKING), TEACHING METHODS, MATHEMATICAL MODELS, TEXTBOOKS, LEARNING, EDUCATION, DECISION MAKING, OPERATIONS RESEARCH, BIBLIOGRAPHIES

Subject Categories : Humanities and History
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE