Methods of Survey Sampling

Methods of Survey Sampling
Sampling frames; questionnaire design; simple random, systematic, stratified, and cluster sampling methods; comparing domain means; contingency table analysis.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 3.0 Lecture, 2.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesSTAT 121; or STAT 151; or STAT 201; or Stat 301.
 ProgramsContaining STAT 234
Course Outcomes


Identify and sample using simple random sampling and various forms of stratified sampling, cluster sampling, and systematic sampling

Basic Designs

Accurately identify and perform variance calculations for basic designs

Real Project

Participate in a real project involving sampling methodologies and appropriate point estimate and variance calculations

Graphical Representations

Create graphical representations of results

Written and Oral Communication

Demonstrate effective written and oral communication skills as they present their findings