STATISTICAL METHODS FOR SAMPLE SURVEYS Syllabus

140.640.01 | AY 2013-2014 - 3rd Term | 3 Credit(s)
W 3:30:00 PM
  • Contact Information
    Faculty
    Saifuddin Ahmed
  • Course Learning Objectives

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  • Course Description
    Presents construction of sampling frames, area sampling, methods of estimation, stratified sampling, subsampling, and sampling methods for surveys of human populations. Students use STATA or another comparable package to implement designs and analyses of survey data. (380.712 develops additional practical skills in sampling.)
  • Methods of Assessment
    Student evaluation based on homework and a final exam.

    Additional Faculty Notes:

    There is no final exam for this course. Students need to submit a project instead. 

  • Prerequisites
    140.622, former 140.602, or 140.652
  • Course Schedule

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