Day 2

Time

 Content

09.00 – 10.20

Session 5:

a)     Dimensions of code context

b)    Variables of different kinds

c)     Working through the “Market” simulation

d)    Discussion on getting it to work

e)     Realities of Programming: debugging

f)      Extracting Case studies

10.20 – 10.40

Tea break (get questions)

10.40 – 12.00

Session 6:

a)     Q&A on how modellers go about it

b)    Mutual adaption and Emergence

c)     Working through the “Consensus” simulation

d)    Different kinds of procedure

12.00 – 13.00

Lunch

13.00 – 14.20

Session 7:

a)     Summary of Social Science Point of ABM

b)    Different Purposes for an ABM

c)     Working through the “network change” simulation

d)    Getting data about one’s own creation

e)     Extracting data for later analysis, multiple runs

14.20 – 14.40

Tea break (distribute feedback sheets)

14.40 – 16.00

Session 8:

a)     Exploring collections of models

b)    Lists and other data structures

c)     Working through the “P2P” simulation

d)    Recap of NetLogo features introduced

e)     Summary of Resources for Further Learning/Help

f)      Any questions?