DEM5000 Advanced Intro to Demographic Analysis

Course Overview

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

Course Description:

An advanced course to demographic analysis using various techniques (rates, ratio, proportion, life tables etc.) The course will utilize different demographic measures (fertility rate, mortality rate, birth rate) and will utilize publically available data to analyze and describe demographic data

How This Course Benefits Students:

Missional leaders need to be able to analyze, and interpret demographic characteristics of the population using various analytic methods such as rates, ratio and proportion, and should also be able to interpret results in the context of their analysis.

Why This Course Is Important:

Missional leaders need to have a good understanding of their population being served in order to provide essential spiritual needs