Department of Systems Thinking & Dynamic Modeling

Sadhana Centre for Management and Leadership Development

392 A, Mahale Plot, Deep Bungalow - Vetal Chowk Road
Pune, Maharashtra, India 411016

Programs Associated with SD Courses

N/A
Instructors

Sushil Bajpai
Department:
Systems Thinking & Dynamic Modeling
Language:
English
E-mail:
sushil.bajpai@gmail.com
Rajinder Raina
Department:
Systems Thinking & Dynamic Modeling
Language:
English
E-mail:
rajinderraina@gmail.com

Courses

Title Level Term Hrs per Week Seats Texts
Systems Thinking -- Soft Skills Post Garduate Trimester I, II, IV and V 2 hrs each week/1 Credit per trimester 160/term This is an introductory program in Systems Thinking. It starts from the basics of Systems Sciences and takes them through a journey of discovery of various tools and techniques, till Causal Loops and Archetypes. It also looks at various applications from intra-personal, inter-personal to organisations (Business & non-profit), communities and governance. Also introduces to concepts of Systems Thinking interventions in various kinds of organisations and situations.
Business Dynamics -- Basic Post Garduate Trimester I, II, III 1 Credit per trimester 100/term "Business Dynamics" by Prof John Sterman
Business Dynamics -- Advance Post Garduate Trimester IV and V 4 Credits 25/term Business Dynamics by Sterman plus building models in STELLA/iThink
Dynamic Modeling -- STELLA/iThink Open Held from July - December 4 hrs/week for 20 weeks 15/term Introduction to Dynamic Modeling in STELLA environment. Students are immersed into model building from the very first class. The course is structured so that the students get plenty of practice in model building. It tutorial based course. Each week a new model is made and the students are expected to turn in the tutorial given the previous week together with their models. The last four weeks are devoted to a real project and paper which they are required to turn in.