Research School for Socio-Economic and
Natural Sciences of the Environment
Research School for Socio-Economic and
Natural Sciences of the Environment
Agenda

Agent-based modelling with NetLogo

Date: 26 August 2019 - 30 August 2019
Location: University of Göttingen, Germany
  • Topic: Computer Course on agent-based modelling with the software NetLogo
  • Level: Beginners (BSc, MSc, Phd, ...)
  • Language: English
  • Duration: 5 days (+ 2 days Pre-seminar)
  • Frequency: Annual, usually in August or September
  • Place: Faculty of Forest Sciences, University of Göttingen, Germany
  • Teachers: Katrin Meyer, Craig Simpkins, Ronald Bialozyt & Ecosystem Modelling Department
  • Registration: online form

Learning outcome / core skills:

  • Comprehensive knowledge of agent-based modelling for beginners;
  • Ability to select, conceptualize, apply, implement, and document agent-based modelling techniques in NetLogo with respect to a given question (with a focus on ecological questions);
  • Development of an own agent-based modelling project;
  • Development of interdisciplinary analytical thinking;
  • Critical analysis and evaluation of the potentials and limitations of agent-based models based on the scientific literature;
  • Refined presentation skills.

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