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Graduate Record 2007-2008 
    
Graduate Record 2007-2008 [ARCHIVED RECORD]

STAT 518 - Design and Analysis of Sample Surveys


Discussion of the main designs and estimation techniques used in sample surveys: simple random sampling, stratification, cluster sampling, double sampling, post-stratification, ratio estimation. Non-response problems and measurement errors will also be discussed. Many properties of sample surveys will be developed through simulation procedures. The SUDAAN software package for analyzing sample surveys will be used. This course may not be used for graduate degrees in the Department of Statistics. Students who have received credit for STAT 313 may not take STAT 520 for credit; this course may not be used for graduate degrees in the Department of Statistics. (E)

Prerequisites & Notes
Prerequisite: STAT 110 or 112, or MATH 312, or instructor permission.

Credits: 3