Laajuus: 6

Aikataulu: 15.04.2020 - 25.05.2020

Vastuuopettaja (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Juuso Liesiö

Kurssin yhteystiedot (koskee tätä kurssikertaa): Teachers (firstname.lastname@aalto.fi):
Associate Professor Juuso Liesiö 
Assistant Professor Eeva Vilkkumaa

Opetusperiodi (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

V Spring (2018-2019), Otaniemi campus

V Spring, (2019-2020), Otaniemi campus

Osaamistavoitteet (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

To familiarize the students with the central topics of decision theory and behavioral decision making.

Sisältö (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Rational decision making under uncertainty, quantification of uncertainty, biases, Bayesian decision theory, foundations of utility theory, behavioral decision theory: criticism of rationality axioms, prospect theory.

Tarkennukset kurssin sisältöön (koskee tätä kurssikertaa): 

Subjective expected utility (SEU); Multi-attribute utility and value theory (MAUT/MAVT); Portfolio decision analysis (PDA); Prospect theory (PT); Anchoring, availability and representativeness; Framing and mental accounting; Fast & frugal decision making; Emotions / embodied cognition; Optimizer's curse

Toteutus, työmuodot ja arvosteluperusteet (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Exam 50%, Assignments 50%.

Assesment methods changed: 40% quizzes, 60% assignments.

 

Spring 2020 re-take exam replaced by independent project

Tarkennetut arviointiperusteet ja -menetelmät ja tutustuminen arviointiin (koskee tätä kurssikertaa): 
Assessment Methods and Criteria for 2020:


There will be no face-to-face contact teaching or conventional exams. 

Total of 0-100 course points consisting of:
- Nine quizzes on MyCourses with deadlines before each online lecture (expect for the first one): 0-40p total.
- Two assignments with deadlines at the midway and end of the course: 0-60p total.

In addition, to pass the course each student has to prepare to pass an oral examinations every week (except for the first week). Such an exam will cover all of the student's quiz and assignment answers that have been returned before the exam. Student-specific timeslots for the oral exams will be set during the first week.

Lower bounds for grades are 5: 90p, 4:80p, 3: 70p, 2: 60p, 1: 50p. Bounds may be relaxed at the end of the course.



Työmäärä toteutustavoittain (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Contact teaching 24 h, Independent work 133 h, Exam 3 h

 

Spring 2020 re-take exam replaced by independent project

Tarkennettu kuormittavuuslaskelma (koskee tätä kurssikertaa): 

Workload 2020:

Online lectures 10x2h = 20h, Independent work 140h.

Oppimateriaali (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Material handed out in class, mandatory readings

Tarkennukset oppimateriaaliin (koskee tätä kurssikertaa): 

Lecture slides, scientific articles and the home assignment. All material will be published in MyCourses. 

Kurssin kotisivu (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

https://mycourses.aalto.fi/course/search.php?search=27E01000

Esitiedot (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Business Decisions 2 or equivalent skills

Arvosteluasteikko (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

0-5

Ilmoittautuminen (voimassa 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Via WebOodi.

Kurssin aikataulu (koskee tätä kurssikertaa): 

The online lectures will be held on the time slots originally reserved for contact teaching and the exam (please see the MyCourses-calendar for details). 

Opintojakson kuvaus

Ilmoittautuminen ja lisätiedot