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LI19SP Bachelor Degree Programme in International Business

Course Description

Code4 LIF8135
NameBusiness Intelligence
Credits5 ects
ObjectivesStudents get basic understanding of Business Intelligence and methods related to this area. Students become familiar with personal computing tools applied to practical business decisions.
ContentSpreadsheet functions and BI-tools of Office- programs. Time series and regression analysis. Introduction of optimization-based management science techniques. Formulation decision problems as optimization models and using Excel Solver to formulate, solve and interpret various management optimization problems.
Grading Scale0 - 5
Course materialWayne L. Winston: Microsoft Excel 2013: Data Analysis and Business Modeling.
Winston, W.L. & Albright, S.C. 2005. Spreadsheet Modeling and Applications: Essentials of Practical Management.
PrerequisitesBasic spreadsheet skills, Business Mathematics.
Other Considerations
Suomela Leo

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Savonia is one of Finland's biggest and most versatile universities of applied sciences. Our campuses are situated in Kuopio, Iisalmi and Varkaus. There are almost 6000 students and 600 employees at Savonia. In education we implement Open Innovation Space (OIS), where we combine learning, development, research, and teaching.