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Behavioral Decision-Making Perspective in Business and Public Policy (5 cr)

Code: A9534-3006

General information


Enrollment

03.04.2023 - 09.04.2023

Timing

01.05.2023 - 31.08.2023

Number of ECTS credits allocated

5 op

Virtual proportion

5 op

Mode of delivery

Distance learning

Unit

Korkeakouluyksikkö D /YAMK

Campus

Laurea Virtual Campus

Teaching languages

  • English

Seats

40 - 50

Degree programmes

  • Complementary competence, Master’s studies (TYJ), Generic Studies

Teachers

  • Markus Kanerva
  • Kaisa Hytönen

Teacher in charge

Markus Kanerva

Groups

  • TYJ23KJ
    Täydentävä osaaminen (yamk-tutkinto), K23, yhteiset opinnot
  • CYJ23KJ
    Complementary competence (master’s studies in English), K23, Generic studies

Objectives

The student is able to
- understand the role of heuristics and biases in everyday decision making
- explore the fields of behavioral economics and behavioral decision making
- identify and apply psychological factors in business and public policy applications
- evaluate development plans from behavioral perspective
- analyze ethical aspects of behavioral interventions and nudges

Grading scale

H-5