620-374: Sample Survey Section

Lecture Notes

Covering: Introduction; Simple Random Sampling; Systemmatic Sampling; Stratified Sampling; Cluster Sampling; Ratio and Regression Sampling. The formula sheet will be provided during the exam.

Answers to selected exercises.


Lab sessions


There will be three assignments for this section of the course, due on Fridays at 5:00pm on weeks 2, 3 and 4. Each will be worth 20/9%. Assignments can be dropped into the assignment box on the ground floor of the Richard Berry building, or else handed to the lecturer in person. Assignments up to a week late receive only half marks. Assignments over a week late will receive no marks, but will still be marked if you wish feedback.

Make sure you put the course code and your name clearly on the top of each assignment. Collaboration on assignments is not allowed.