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as of 5/23/2018

THE ANALYSIS OF SURVEY DATA
Country - Partner Institution - Programs: South Africa - University of Cape Town - 'Univ. of Cape Town'
UC Course SubjectEconomics
Number & Suffix: 126
Full UC Title: THE ANALYSIS OF SURVEY DATA 
Transcript Title: SURVEY DATA 
UC QTR Units - Division: 5.0 - Upper Division 
Course Description: This course will be jointly offered to both economics and statistics honours students. This course examines a range of statistical techniques for modelling survey data and presents methods to compensate for design features for complex sample survey data. These techniques are then applied to a selection of policy issues through the analysis of South Africa household surveys. Under the direction of the instructors, each student produces a term paper using survey data as one of the major requirements of the course. Section 1: Analysis of complex sample surveys. Section 2: Social policy issues and the analysis of household survey data. Assessment: Coursework (50%), final exam (50%). Note: Host university 4000-level courses are first-year graduate and Honours research seminars, which emphasize theory, close reading of texts, analysis, debate, and independent research. 
Language of Instruction: English
 
Partner Title: THE ANALYSIS OF SURVEY DATA 
Partner University Department: Economics 
Partner University Course Number: ECO4027S