CAS Learning Modules


A set of five introductory and interactive online modules that explain the basic concepts of systems and complexity. Curated by and developed for (and by) undergraduate students joining the CAS Lab, this course is also available for anyone at Western who is interested in discovering the world of complex adaptive systems.

Module Outline

  1. What is a system?
  2. Features of a system
  3. Understanding complexity
  4. Complexity in real life
  5. Applying complex adaptive systems

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