Project Business Analytics 1

Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Project Business Analytics 1

  • Host University

    Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

  • Location

    Amsterdam, The Netherlands

  • Area of Study

    Business

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • ECTS Credits

    3
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    1
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    2
  • Overview

    Period 3

    Level: 100

    COURSE OBJECTIVE
    The objective of the course is to expose students to business analytics in Microsoft Excel: the student should be able to solve (practical) business problems using Excel, to write a management report on it, and to give a clear presentation about it.

    COURSE CONTENT
    The course will deal with business modelling and optimisation techniques in Excel. Students will be exposed to simplified business problems that can be solved with methods and techniques that they have been taught in previous courses. This project will also enhance Excel skills and further develop business and academic writing. The project is finalised by individual oral presentations.

    TEACHING METHODS-
    During the course students will work individually as well as in groups of 3 persons.

    TYPE OF ASSESSMENT
    The final assessment is based on individual Excel assignments, a management report for the group assignment, and individual oral presentations.

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