Course Requirements

 

Prerequisites: calculus, IS statistics requirement, and one upper-level social science course, or permission of instructor.

 

There is no textbook.

 

Survey background: Groves, et al. Survey Methodology (Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley and Sons, 2004) ISBN 0-471-48348-6.

 

Statistics background: Gelman et al. Bayesian Data Analysis, 2nd Edition (Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press LLC, 2009, eLibrary) ISBN 0-203-49128-9.

 

Grading: the final grade will be based on a major project that will be presented to the class in stages.