ERIC Number: ED034376
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968-Apr
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Systems Analysis of Alternative Designs of a Faculty.
Judy, Richard W.; And Others
In illustrating how systems analysis can aid university planning, a report is presented of the early results of the application of systems analysis to problems of planning in the Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto. Analysis is reported of various alternative policies concerning enrollment, curriculum, involvement of teaching, hospitals, teaching loads, and group size. The analysis was conducted with the aid of a highly modular and very flexible computerized simulation model. Certain problems of accomplishment and implementation are discussed. (FS)
Descriptors: Computer Oriented Programs, Critical Path Method, Educational Planning, Input Output Analysis, Operations Research, Systems Analysis, Systems Approach
Institute for the Quantitative Analysis of Social and Economic Policy, University of Toronto, 150 St. George Street, Toronto 5, Canada
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Sponsor: Ford Foundation, New York, NY.
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Note: Paper presented at the Meeting on Budgeting, Programme Analysis and Cost-Effectiveness in Educational Planning (Paris, April 3-5, 1968)