MORS has partnered with Virginia Tech to offer this certificate. MORS Certificate in Wargaming is designed to increase Analyst capability and knowledge in research, design, development, execution, analysis, and reporting of professional games for analytical and training purposes. Analytical games entail the development/execution of a research design through problem discovery, data gathering, scenario development, experiment design and execution, and results interpretation and documentation. Training games emphasize the development of learning plans and objectives to provide experiential learning for student retention.
Quantitative: Mathematics; Statistics; Data Analysis; Formal Logic; Econometrics; Modeling & Simulation; Operations Research; Game Theory
Qualitative: International Relations; Political Science; Economics; History; Military History; Sociology; Anthropology; Business; Education; Psychology
Practical: Presentation; Planning; Art/Graphic Design; Facilitation; Group Dynamics; Recruiting; Writing; Research; Game Design; Physical Systems Design; Data Collection; Domain Expertise; Hobby Gaming.
Technical: Excel; Word; Powerpoint; Graphic Design Software; Database / SQL; Programming.
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