Courses Master Display 2022-2023
|Course Description||To PDF|
|Course title||Methods and Methodology*|
For more information: firstname.lastname@example.org
|Language of instruction||English|
At the end of this course, the students can use several quantitative techniques necessary for the management and improvement of the supply chain.
PLEASE NOTE THAT THE INFORMATION ABOUT THE TEACHING AND ASSESSMENT METHOD(S) USED IN THIS COURSE IS WITH RESERVATION. A RE-EMERGENCE OF THE CORONAVIRUS AND NEW COUNTERMEASURES BY THE DUTCH GOVERNMENT MIGHT FORCE COORDINATORS TO CHANGE THE TEACHING AND ASSESSMENT METHODS USED. THE MOST UP-TO-DATE INFORMATION ABOUT THE TEACHING/ASSESSMENT METHOD(S) WILL BE AVAILABLE IN THE COURSE SYLLABUS.
This course focuses on mathematical techniques for managing and improving the supply chain. These techniques include data analysis and forecasting techniques. Moreover, to streamline the supply chain several optimisation techniques from operations research are being taught.
Language of instruction : English.
* Rob J Hyndman and George Athanasopoulos. Forecasting: Principles and Practice (3rd ed). Available at: https://otexts.com/fpp3
* Hadley Wickhama and Garrett Grolemund, R for Data Science: Import, Tidy, Transform, Visualize, and Model Data 1st Edition. Available at: https://r4ds.had.co.nz/
Basics in linear programming, statistics and familiarity with Excel.
|Teaching methods (indicative; course manual is definitive)||PBL / Presentation / Assignment / Groupwork|
|Assessment methods (indicative; course manual is definitive)||Final Paper / Participation / Written Exam|
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