DEM4200 Demographic Analysis: further methods and models

Course Overview

Educational Level: Graduate, Master
Credit Hours: 3 Credits
Instructor: Dr. Nicholas Cofie

Course Description:

Building on prior demographic courses this course will focus on demographic models using life tables, mathematical approaches and fertility. It will describe methods to analyse and interprete the output from demographic models.

How This Course Benefits Students:

Students will need to have completed basic demography, computing and statistical analysis courses. This course will extend previous demographic teaching to analyse and assess demographic data.

Why This Course Is Important:

This course will emphasize the importance of investigating population demographics and how to interpret and report on readily available demographic information.