This eight session course will help you learn how to design, build, test, debug, and experiment with agent-based models. Agent-based modelling (ABM) plays an important role in ecology, climate change, collective animal behaviour, economics, sociology, and many other sciences. The eighth session will look at example agent-based models in detail. Students will be encouraged to present models they have built. The course tutors will also present models they have built.
|Intended audience||Anyone interested in agent-based or individual-based modelling|
|Prior knowledge||It is recommended that students take all the sessions in this series as each session builds on the knowledge gained in previous sessions.|
|Resources||Notes and resources will be available online|
|Format||Presentation with practical exercises|
|Further information||See: http://modelling4all.org|
|Where next?||Contact the course tutors to discuss your projects.|
Frequency: This course runs once a year subject to teacher availability. Express an interest in future dates for this course.