# Course detail

### LCE5707 - Sampling

__Credit hours__

In-class work per week |
Practice per week |
Credits |
Duration |
Total |

3 |
1 |
8 |
15 weeks |
120 hours |

__Instructor__

Idemauro Antonio Rodrigues de Lara

Sonia Maria de Stefano Piedade

__Objective__

To provide for the students the concepts of the theory of sampling as well as estimation meethods with pratical aplications.

__Content__

1. The basics of sampling. Definitions and basic notations; 2. Simple random sampling with or without replacement; 3. Stratified sampling; 4. The estimators kind reason; 5. Estimators of the regression type; 6. Systematic sampling; 7. Random sampling by clusters; 8. Sampling in two stages.

__Bibliography__

Bolfarine, H. Bussab, W.O. Elementos de Amostragem. São Paulo, SP. Edgard Blücher, 2005.

Cochran, W.G. Sampling Techniques, N.Y. John Wiley, 1977.

Hedayart, A.S.; Sinha, B.K. Design and Inference in Finite Population Sampling. John Wiley, 1991.

Kish, L. Survey Sampling. John Wiley. Nova York. 643p. 1965.

Manly, B.F.J. Statistics for Environmental Science and Management, Chapman-Hall, 2000.

Mendehall, W. Scheaffer, R.L. Ott. L. Elementary Sampling, 6th ed. Southbank: Thomson, 2006.

Sampford, M.R. An Introduction to Sampling Theory with Applications to Agriculture. Oliver and Boyd, 1962.

Valliant, R; Dorfman, A.H; Royall, R.M. Finite Population Sampling and Inference. John Willey, 2000.

Yamane, T. Elementary Sampling Theory. Prentice-Hall, 1967.

Thompson, S.K. Sampling. 3rd. Edition, John Wiley, 2012.