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Qiuzi Chen
Seattle Campus

Special Topics

Systematic study of specialized subject matter. Topics vary for each quarter, depending upon current interest and needs, and are announced in the preceding quarter. Prerequisite: permission of instructor.

Class description

Transportation Survey Methods will cover essential components in a transportation data collection effort. The specific topics will include:

1. Sampling procedures (probability sampling vs. non-probability sampling) 2. Survey adminstration methods (mail-out/mail-back, telephone, face-to-face, web-based etc) 3. Types of data components (revealed preference and stated preference/choice) 4. Types of data (cross-sectional, time-series, panel data) 5. experimental design

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General method of instruction

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Class assignments and grading

The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Qiuzi Chen
Date: 02/21/2010