One of the key modules in the second year is: Operational Research and Monte Carlo Methods. It is a practical course based on the use of mathematics for the planning of modern business. The module leader is Dr. Malgorzata Wojtys. To make the assessment as authentic as possible. One of the course-works is written by engineers and data scientists at Babcock International.
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The assessment is based on managing an inventory. The students are taught how to use the programming features of Excel to complete the exercises.