The course aims to provide advanced knowledge in problem solving approach and related IT tools, oriented to Economics and Social-Political Sciences. At the end of the course, students will have acquired sufficient notions to apply problem solving methodologies.
The course focuses on problem solving approach. The following arguments will be treated: problem solving approach methodologies; IT tools supporting P.S. and practical applications; P.S. and decision making - theory and relationships; creative P.S. - ex. Socio-demographical analysis; strategic P.S. - ex. PIL; algorithmic/Management P.S. - ex. Control applications; the Computational Thinking. Lessons: theoretical lectures and practical demos.