Design and implementation of a decision support system for academic scheduling

@article{Kassicieh1986DesignAI,
  title={Design and implementation of a decision support system for academic scheduling},
  author={S. Kassicieh and D. Burleson and R. J. Lievano},
  journal={Inf. Manag.},
  year={1986},
  volume={11},
  pages={57-64}
}
The task of scheduling, especially when it affects the performance of people, is a very complex endeavor. Satisfying a variety of needs and requirements while maintaining standards for efficiency and effectiveness is difficult due to political pressures exerted by those who are scheduled. The assignment of courses to professors, timeblocks, and classrooms impacts strategic planning issues such as the need for new buildings, expansion of course offerings and admission policies. This paper… Expand
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