SIMULATION TECHNIQUES FOR BUSINESS AND OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT

Course Information
TitleΤΕΧΝΙΚΕΣ ΠΡΟΣΟΜΟΙΩΣΗΣ ΣΤΗ ΔΙΟΙΚΗΣΗ ΕΠΙΧΕΙΡΗΣΕΩΝ / SIMULATION TECHNIQUES FOR BUSINESS AND OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT
Code12ΕΕ08
FacultyEconomic and Political Sciences
SchoolEconomics
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorChristos Zikopoulos
CommonYes
StatusActive
Course ID100001490

Programme of Study: UPS School of Economics (2013-today)

Registered students: 91
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
OIKONOMIASSpecial Election533
DIOIKĪSĪ EPICΗEIRĪSEŌNElective Course belonging to the selected specialization (Elective Specialization Course)533

Class Information
Academic Year2020 – 2021
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
600177958
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
  • Skills Development
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
Mode of Delivery
  • Distance learning
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Prerequisites
General Prerequisites
Statistics, Spreadsheets
Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of the course, students will be able to - develop simulation models useful in decision-making process of a wide range applications on business administration and economics. - perform statistical analysis for the evaluation of simulation results - perform statistical analysis of input data
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
Simulation is a useful tool for decisions making with wide range of applications in all research areas of management science. During the course are presented and analyzed : • the most important modeling techniques , • the methodology of discrete-time simulation systems , • the use of software for simulation modelling, and • typical applications in different research fields of management science. The course includes theoretical lectures and PC applications.
Keywords
Simulation, Applications, Input / Output Statistical Analysis, Decision Making, Spreadsheets
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
  • Use of ICT in Student Assessment
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures421.5
Interactive Teaching in Information Center301.1
Written assigments90.3
Exams20.1
Total833.0
Student Assessment
Description
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Student Assessment methods
  • Written Assignment (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Exam with Problem Solving (Summative)
  • Labortatory Assignment (Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
• Γιαγλής Γ., Καραγιαννάκη Α., 2012. Ποσοτική και ποιοτική μοντελοποίηση επιχειρηματικών διαδικασιών, Εκδόσεις Ο.Π.Α. Α.Ε. • Ρουμελιώτης Μ., Σουραβλάς Σ., 2011. Τεχνικές Προσομοίωσης, Εκδόσεις Α. Τζιόλας. • Σφακιανάκης Μ., 2001. Προσομοίωση και εφαρμογές, Εκδόσεις Πατάκης. • Law, A. 2014. Simulation Modeling and Analysis, 5th edition. McGraw Hill - Επίκεντρο.
Additional bibliography for study
• Spreadsheet modeling and decision analysis, Ragsdale, C., South-Western Educational Publishing, 3rd edition, 2000. • Khoshnevis B., 1999. Προσομοίωση διακριτών συστημάτων, Εκδόσεις Δίαυλος.
Last Update
02-12-2021