Optimisation Techniques

This module presents the mathematical concepts and algorithmic tools for modeling and solving practical optimization problems.

Most modules require a 2.2 degree in a related discipline or equivalent professional experience. Should you have any queries regarding your eligibility, please contact us at info@advancecentre.ie

N.B A good facility with computer scripting, as well as a solid grasp on numerical methods will ground a student well for this module. A good familiarity with MATLAB or C++ or Python or GAMS will be very helpful.

On completion of this module graduates should be able to:

1. Be able to formulate real world optimization problems and incorporate uncertainty.

2. Be capable of implementing optimization solvers.

3. Convert problems to their dual formulation.

4. Be able to prove basic results on convex optimization.

Learn from world renowned academic staff in Ireland’s leading, future focused and globally recognised colleges.

Gain an accredited NFQ qualification/micro credential that you may count towards a full award if you so wish in the future.

Previous modules may be used as recognition of prior learning towards Advance Centre degree programmes.

Equip yourself with the latest in demand skillset, tools, know-how and knowledge to succeed in your career.

Gain a competitive edge, influence growth and steer strategic goals in your organisation upon completion of your studies with the Advance Centre.

Yes, if you complete this module it can be credited as part of the programmes Professional Diploma Power System Analysis.

Detailed Course Information

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