This course covers the principles and methods of designing and organizing sampling surveys in demography and the social sciences. It covers the following elements:
- The origin and place of surveys in the production of knowledge in social sciences.
- The main stages in the design and organisation of a survey (definition of objectives, population, etc.)
- Sampling techniques
- Questionnaire design
- Practical organization of a survey
Lectures with many interactions and strong involvement of students through regular productions.
Written exam, and assessment of intermediate presentations and final output (questionnaire module and survey design).
Faculty or entity
Title of the programme
Master  in Statistics: General
Master  in Sociology
Master  in Population and Development Studies
Advanced Master in Quantitative Methods in the Social Sciences
Certificat d'université : Statistique et sciences des données (15/30 crédits)
Master  in Political Sciences: General