Omfattning: 6

Tidtabel: 11.09.2017 - 14.12.2017

Ansvarslärare (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

prof. Tomi Seppälä

Undervisningsperiod (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Period I + 3 weeks in period II (2018-2019) Töölö campus

Period I + 3 weeks in period II (2019-2020) Otaniemi campus

Lärandemål (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Students learn
- analyze and develope business models for digital and service business
- quantitative modeling using simulation techniques which can be used to support management decision making in digital  and service businesses, in finance, in operations management, and in logistics etc.;
- to develop their expertise in using simulation models with computers and related software, especially Excel;
- to analyze results and making decisions through assigned homework exercises and case analyses; and
- to design research.

Innehåll (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Introduction to simulation models, simulation in Excel, random numbers, probability distributions, methods to simulate random events, managerial applications of risk analysis, probability theory, stochastic processes Random walk models, multivariate distributions, inventory simulation, service system simulation, forecasting

Metoder, arbetssätt och bedömningsgrunder (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

75% exam
25% assignments

Arbetsmängd (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Contact teaching 36 h
Independet work 121 h
Exam 3 h
Total 160 h

Studiematerial (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

1. Evans, J.R. & Olson, D.L. (2002) Introduction to simulation and risk analysis (selected parts)
2. Ross, Sheldon M. (2006) Simulation (selected parts).;
3. Vose, D. (2000) Risk analysis: a quantitative guide (additional readings)

Kursens webbplats (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020):

Förkunskaper (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Undergraduate mathematics, statistics and probability, as well as Excel skills. More specifically, basic knowledge in matrix algebra, differential and integral calculus, statistical analysis and probability distributions are essential. At the minimum one course in university mathematics and two courses in university statistics is assumed.

Bedömningsskala (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 


Anmälning (är i kraft 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

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