Module Overview

Skills for Problem Solving

The aims of this module are to • introduce students to a structured approach to the analysis of problems • develop the students ability to apply specific techniques to the development of solutions to complex real world problems • provide an opportunity for students to develop their ability to work independently and in teams in the analysis of problems • introduce students to structured problem solving techniques related to IT

Module Code

BSST H1040

ECTS Credits


*Curricular information is subject to change

Recommended Texts

Goodwin P. & Wright W. (2009) ‘Decision Analysis for Management Judgment’, 4th Ed, Chichester, UK, Wiley & Sons.Sprankle M. & Hubbard J. (2010) Problem Solving and Programming Concepts, 8/E, Ohio USA, Pearson.

Lego Serious Play Resources

Sets of Lego Serious Play Kits available to students for Project Work

Computer Program Learning Software

Sequential ProgrammingSCRATCH

Module Content & Assessment
Assessment Breakdown %
Other Assessment(s)100