Please note! Course description is confirmed for two academic years (1.8.2018-31.7.2020), which means that in general, e.g. Learning outcomes, assessment methods and key content stays unchanged. However, via course syllabus, it is possible to specify or change the course execution in each realization of the course, such as how the contact sessions are organized, assessment methods weighted or materials used.
The student will have good skills in structuring and solving real-life problems posed by firms and research organizations, based on collaborative work in project teams and the development of operations research models. The student will be able to communicate well through oral presentations and to well-written reports.
Schedule: 15.01.2021 - 04.06.2021
Teacher in charge (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022): Ahti Salo
Teacher in charge (applies in this implementation): Ahti Salo
Contact information for the course (applies in this implementation):
CEFR level (applies in this implementation):
Language of instruction and studies (valid 01.08.2020-31.07.2022):
Teaching language: English
Languages of study attainment: English
CONTENT, ASSESSMENT AND WORKLOAD
Teamwork is practiced in the context of techno-economic projects. Building and application of models. Project planning, execution and reporting. Excursions to companies and research organizations.
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Participation in seminar and project work
Contact hours 14h. Attendance is compulsory.
Project work 115h (170h project leader)
Lecture slides and reading materials.
Substitutes for Courses
Mat-2.4177 Seminar on Case Studies in Operations Reserach
MS-C2105 Introduction to Optimization, MS-A05XX First course in probability and statistics
SDG: Sustainable Development Goals
2 Zero Hunger
3 Good Health and Well-being
6 Clean Water and Sanitation
7 Affordable and Clean Energy
8 Decent Work and Economic Growth
9 Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
11 Sustainable Cities and Communities
12 Responsible Production and Consumption
13 Climate Action
14 Life Below Water
15 Life on Land
16 Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
- Teacher: Ahti Salo