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Business Analytics

Description

Course objectives:
In this course, you will learn how to use Microsoft Excel to analyze data sets and build decision-making models.

 

Contents:
In this course, we will cover two broad topics: How to use Microsoft Excel to analyze data and how to build decision models. We will use EXCEL’s solver; VBA skills are not required.

 

Structure:
This is a very hands-on course – most of the times, we will work on decision problems and analyze data sets using Microsoft Excel.

 

Grading: 
Final Group Project (60%), Final Project Presentation (10%), and Homework (30%)

 

Textbooks:
Management Science: The Art of Modeling with Spreadsheets” by Powell and Baker, John Wiley 2014.

People

 

Martignoni D.

Course director

Additional information

Semester
Fall
Academic year
2018-2019
ECTS
3
Language
English
Education
Master of Science in Economics in Management, Core course, Fundamental knowledges, 2nd year

Master of Science in Management and Informatics, Elective course, Lecture, 2nd year