Assignment Objectives :
Using iThink v10 is required .
The objective of this assignment is to gain a critical understanding of a software application for
personal decision support. A key aspect of the assignment is an insight into the role of a systems
analyst in a DSS engagement.
The assignment requires the use of iThink software from ISEE Systems Inc ([url removed, login to view]).
iThink is a continuous simulation package that has been used for decision support in a number of
industries. The ISEE website has a considerable amount of tutorial and case study material that will
help you understand systems dynamics.
1. Use iThink to build a model that will support decision‐making regarding the creation of the
Wood Vale Resort (WVR).
2. You are required to prepare system documentation for your model that will allow another DSS
analyst to understand your models to the extent that they can modify and maintain them.
1. System Documentation
a. Content and quality of writing
2. iThink Model
a. Model quality
b. Professionalism of walkthrough
c. Capability to manipulate the model