Survey Design


 Lecturers Peter Lugtig & Bella Struminskaya
 Venue Utrecht University
 Mandatory/elective Mandatory
 Abstract This 4-day course in survey design takes student beyond the introductory courses offered in BA and MA programmes, and discusses the state-of-the-art of one of the most important data collection techniques: surveys. The course focuses on the methodology of how to do surveys, and the use statistical techniques to analyse and correct for some specific survey errors. It combines short 1-hour lectures with exercises on most of the topics discussed. We assume course participants are proficient in working with either R or SPSS.