21 classes matched your search criteria.

Spring 2020  |  PA 5043 Section 001: Economic and Demographic Data Analysis (57547)

Instructor(s)
Class Component:
Lecture
Instructor Consent:
No Special Consent Required
Instruction Mode:
In Person Term Based
Times and Locations:
Second Half of Term
 
03/17/2020 - 05/04/2020
Tue, Thu 01:00PM - 02:15PM
UMTC, West Bank
Blegen Hall 110
Enrollment Status:
Open (0 of 40 seats filled)
Also Offered:
Course Catalog Description:
Economic/demographic data analysis techniques for planning. Exposure to most important data sources. Conceptual understanding of range of methods/hands-on experience in applying these methods. prereq: Major or minor in urban/regional planning or instr consent
Class Notes:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/?assaad@umn.edu+PA5043+Spring2020
Class Description:
This course aims at developing quantitative data analysis skills in the areas of economic and demographic analysis of small geographic areas. The methods covered are used to analyze the structure of regional and local economies, such as location quotient analysis and the economic base model, and to analyze the structure of the population and project population change over time. Familiarity with Excel is assumed.
Learning Objectives:
Become familiar with, and able to search, the most important online public sources of quantitative economic and demographic data that provide information at the regional and local levels
Able to effectively download data from these sources and put them in a suitable format for analysis
Become comfortable with models and mathematical representations of reality, and be able to competently move back and forth from verbal to mathematical formulations of economic and demographic concepts.
Able to effectively manipulate data and conduct quantitative analyses using a spreadsheet program such as Excel.
Able to accurately interpret quantitative results
Understand the economic and demographic factors that underlie the growth of urban and regional economies
Able to evaluate the assumptions that underlie quantitative models and analyses and assess their limitations
Able to prepare clear, accurate and compelling reports using text, tables and graphics
Become intelligent consumers and critical readers of work that uses quantitative methods.
Be aware of the ethical dimensions of quantitative data analysis and interpretation and the various ways in which data can be manipulated to come up with the "right answer."

Grading:
Quizzes 20%, Team Projects 40% , Take-Home Final 40%
Exam Format:
Two in-class open-book, open-notes quizzes, Open-book, open-note take home final exam
Class Format:
67% lecture, 33% computer lab
Textbooks:
https://bookstores.umn.edu/course-lookup/57547/1203
Past Syllabi:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2019.pdf (Spring 2019)
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2016.pdf (Spring 2016)
Instructor Supplied Information Last Updated:
7 December 2018

Spring 2020  |  PA 5043 Section 002: Economic and Demographic Data Analysis (57548)

Instructor(s)
Class Component:
Laboratory
Times and Locations:
Second Half of Term
 
03/17/2020 - 05/04/2020
Fri 09:45AM - 11:00AM
UMTC, West Bank
Hubert H Humphrey Center 85
Auto Enrolls With:
Section 001
Enrollment Status:
Open (0 of 20 seats filled)
Course Catalog Description:
Economic/demographic data analysis techniques for planning. Exposure to most important data sources. Conceptual understanding of range of methods/hands-on experience in applying these methods. prereq: Major or minor in urban/regional planning or instr consent
Class Notes:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/?assaad@umn.edu+PA5043+Spring2020
Class Description:
This course aims at developing quantitative data analysis skills in the areas of economic and demographic analysis of small geographic areas. The methods covered are used to analyze the structure of regional and local economies, such as location quotient analysis and the economic base model, and to analyze the structure of the population and project population change over time. Familiarity with Excel is assumed.
Learning Objectives:
Become familiar with, and able to search, the most important online public sources of quantitative economic and demographic data that provide information at the regional and local levels
Able to effectively download data from these sources and put them in a suitable format for analysis
Become comfortable with models and mathematical representations of reality, and be able to competently move back and forth from verbal to mathematical formulations of economic and demographic concepts.
Able to effectively manipulate data and conduct quantitative analyses using a spreadsheet program such as Excel.
Able to accurately interpret quantitative results
Understand the economic and demographic factors that underlie the growth of urban and regional economies
Able to evaluate the assumptions that underlie quantitative models and analyses and assess their limitations
Able to prepare clear, accurate and compelling reports using text, tables and graphics
Become intelligent consumers and critical readers of work that uses quantitative methods.
Be aware of the ethical dimensions of quantitative data analysis and interpretation and the various ways in which data can be manipulated to come up with the "right answer."

Grading:
Quizzes 20%, Team Projects 40% , Take-Home Final 40%
Exam Format:
Two in-class open-book, open-notes quizzes, Open-book, open-note take home final exam
Class Format:
67% lecture, 33% computer lab
Textbooks:
https://bookstores.umn.edu/course-lookup/57548/1203
Past Syllabi:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2019.pdf (Spring 2019)
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2016.pdf (Spring 2016)
Instructor Supplied Information Last Updated:
7 December 2018

Spring 2020  |  PA 5043 Section 003: Economic and Demographic Data Analysis (57549)

Instructor(s)
Class Component:
Laboratory
Times and Locations:
Second Half of Term
 
03/17/2020 - 05/04/2020
Fri 11:15AM - 12:30PM
UMTC, West Bank
Hubert H Humphrey Center 85
Auto Enrolls With:
Section 001
Enrollment Status:
Open (0 of 20 seats filled)
Course Catalog Description:
Economic/demographic data analysis techniques for planning. Exposure to most important data sources. Conceptual understanding of range of methods/hands-on experience in applying these methods. prereq: Major or minor in urban/regional planning or instr consent
Class Notes:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/?assaad@umn.edu+PA5043+Spring2020
Class Description:
This course aims at developing quantitative data analysis skills in the areas of economic and demographic analysis of small geographic areas. The methods covered are used to analyze the structure of regional and local economies, such as location quotient analysis and the economic base model, and to analyze the structure of the population and project population change over time. Familiarity with Excel is assumed.
Learning Objectives:
Become familiar with, and able to search, the most important online public sources of quantitative economic and demographic data that provide information at the regional and local levels
Able to effectively download data from these sources and put them in a suitable format for analysis
Become comfortable with models and mathematical representations of reality, and be able to competently move back and forth from verbal to mathematical formulations of economic and demographic concepts.
Able to effectively manipulate data and conduct quantitative analyses using a spreadsheet program such as Excel.
Able to accurately interpret quantitative results
Understand the economic and demographic factors that underlie the growth of urban and regional economies
Able to evaluate the assumptions that underlie quantitative models and analyses and assess their limitations
Able to prepare clear, accurate and compelling reports using text, tables and graphics
Become intelligent consumers and critical readers of work that uses quantitative methods.
Be aware of the ethical dimensions of quantitative data analysis and interpretation and the various ways in which data can be manipulated to come up with the "right answer."

Grading:
Quizzes 20%, Team Projects 40% , Take-Home Final 40%
Exam Format:
Two in-class open-book, open-notes quizzes, Open-book, open-note take home final exam
Class Format:
67% lecture, 33% computer lab
Textbooks:
https://bookstores.umn.edu/course-lookup/57549/1203
Past Syllabi:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2019.pdf (Spring 2019)
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2016.pdf (Spring 2016)
Instructor Supplied Information Last Updated:
7 December 2018

Spring 2019  |  PA 5043 Section 001: Economic and Demographic Data Analysis (58210)

Instructor(s)
Class Component:
Lecture
Instructor Consent:
No Special Consent Required
Instruction Mode:
In Person Term Based
Times and Locations:
Second Half of Term
 
03/12/2019 - 05/06/2019
Tue, Thu 01:00PM - 02:15PM
UMTC, West Bank
Blegen Hall 415
Enrollment Status:
Open (29 of 40 seats filled)
Also Offered:
Course Catalog Description:
Economic/demographic data analysis techniques for planning. Exposure to most important data sources. Conceptual understanding of range of methods/hands-on experience in applying these methods. prereq: Major or minor in urban/regional planning or instr consent
Class Notes:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/?assaad@umn.edu+PA5043+Spring2019
Class Description:
This course aims at developing quantitative data analysis skills in the areas of economic and demographic analysis of small geographic areas. The methods covered are used to analyze the structure of regional and local economies, such as location quotient analysis and the economic base model, and to analyze the structure of the population and project population change over time. Familiarity with Excel is assumed.
Learning Objectives:
Become familiar with, and able to search, the most important online public sources of quantitative economic and demographic data that provide information at the regional and local levels
Able to effectively download data from these sources and put them in a suitable format for analysis
Become comfortable with models and mathematical representations of reality, and be able to competently move back and forth from verbal to mathematical formulations of economic and demographic concepts.
Able to effectively manipulate data and conduct quantitative analyses using a spreadsheet program such as Excel.
Able to accurately interpret quantitative results
Understand the economic and demographic factors that underlie the growth of urban and regional economies
Able to evaluate the assumptions that underlie quantitative models and analyses and assess their limitations
Able to prepare clear, accurate and compelling reports using text, tables and graphics
Become intelligent consumers and critical readers of work that uses quantitative methods.
Be aware of the ethical dimensions of quantitative data analysis and interpretation and the various ways in which data can be manipulated to come up with the "right answer."

Grading:
Quizzes 20%, Team Projects 40% , Take-Home Final 40%
Exam Format:
Two in-class open-book, open-notes quizzes, Open-book, open-note take home final exam
Class Format:
67% lecture, 33% computer lab
Textbooks:
https://bookstores.umn.edu/course-lookup/58210/1193
Syllabus:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2019.pdf
Past Syllabi:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2016.pdf (Spring 2016)
Instructor Supplied Information Last Updated:
7 December 2018

Spring 2019  |  PA 5043 Section 002: Economic and Demographic Data Analysis (58211)

Instructor(s)
Class Component:
Laboratory
Times and Locations:
Second Half of Term
 
03/12/2019 - 05/06/2019
Fri 09:45AM - 11:00AM
UMTC, West Bank
Hubert H Humphrey Center 85
Auto Enrolls With:
Section 001
Enrollment Status:
Closed (20 of 20 seats filled)
Course Catalog Description:
Economic/demographic data analysis techniques for planning. Exposure to most important data sources. Conceptual understanding of range of methods/hands-on experience in applying these methods. prereq: Major or minor in urban/regional planning or instr consent
Class Notes:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/?assaad@umn.edu+PA5043+Spring2019
Class Description:
This course aims at developing quantitative data analysis skills in the areas of economic and demographic analysis of small geographic areas. The methods covered are used to analyze the structure of regional and local economies, such as location quotient analysis and the economic base model, and to analyze the structure of the population and project population change over time. Familiarity with Excel is assumed.
Learning Objectives:
Become familiar with, and able to search, the most important online public sources of quantitative economic and demographic data that provide information at the regional and local levels
Able to effectively download data from these sources and put them in a suitable format for analysis
Become comfortable with models and mathematical representations of reality, and be able to competently move back and forth from verbal to mathematical formulations of economic and demographic concepts.
Able to effectively manipulate data and conduct quantitative analyses using a spreadsheet program such as Excel.
Able to accurately interpret quantitative results
Understand the economic and demographic factors that underlie the growth of urban and regional economies
Able to evaluate the assumptions that underlie quantitative models and analyses and assess their limitations
Able to prepare clear, accurate and compelling reports using text, tables and graphics
Become intelligent consumers and critical readers of work that uses quantitative methods.
Be aware of the ethical dimensions of quantitative data analysis and interpretation and the various ways in which data can be manipulated to come up with the "right answer."

Grading:
Quizzes 20%, Team Projects 40% , Take-Home Final 40%
Exam Format:
Two in-class open-book, open-notes quizzes, Open-book, open-note take home final exam
Class Format:
67% lecture, 33% computer lab
Textbooks:
https://bookstores.umn.edu/course-lookup/58211/1193
Syllabus:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2019.pdf
Past Syllabi:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2016.pdf (Spring 2016)
Instructor Supplied Information Last Updated:
7 December 2018

Spring 2019  |  PA 5043 Section 003: Economic and Demographic Data Analysis (58212)

Instructor(s)
Class Component:
Laboratory
Times and Locations:
Second Half of Term
 
03/12/2019 - 05/06/2019
Fri 11:15AM - 12:30PM
UMTC, West Bank
Hubert H Humphrey Center 85
Auto Enrolls With:
Section 001
Enrollment Status:
Open (9 of 20 seats filled)
Course Catalog Description:
Economic/demographic data analysis techniques for planning. Exposure to most important data sources. Conceptual understanding of range of methods/hands-on experience in applying these methods. prereq: Major or minor in urban/regional planning or instr consent
Class Notes:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/?assaad@umn.edu+PA5043+Spring2019
Class Description:
This course aims at developing quantitative data analysis skills in the areas of economic and demographic analysis of small geographic areas. The methods covered are used to analyze the structure of regional and local economies, such as location quotient analysis and the economic base model, and to analyze the structure of the population and project population change over time. Familiarity with Excel is assumed.
Learning Objectives:
Become familiar with, and able to search, the most important online public sources of quantitative economic and demographic data that provide information at the regional and local levels
Able to effectively download data from these sources and put them in a suitable format for analysis
Become comfortable with models and mathematical representations of reality, and be able to competently move back and forth from verbal to mathematical formulations of economic and demographic concepts.
Able to effectively manipulate data and conduct quantitative analyses using a spreadsheet program such as Excel.
Able to accurately interpret quantitative results
Understand the economic and demographic factors that underlie the growth of urban and regional economies
Able to evaluate the assumptions that underlie quantitative models and analyses and assess their limitations
Able to prepare clear, accurate and compelling reports using text, tables and graphics
Become intelligent consumers and critical readers of work that uses quantitative methods.
Be aware of the ethical dimensions of quantitative data analysis and interpretation and the various ways in which data can be manipulated to come up with the "right answer."

Grading:
Quizzes 20%, Team Projects 40% , Take-Home Final 40%
Exam Format:
Two in-class open-book, open-notes quizzes, Open-book, open-note take home final exam
Class Format:
67% lecture, 33% computer lab
Textbooks:
https://bookstores.umn.edu/course-lookup/58212/1193
Syllabus:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2019.pdf
Past Syllabi:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2016.pdf (Spring 2016)
Instructor Supplied Information Last Updated:
7 December 2018

Spring 2018  |  PA 5043 Section 001: Economic and Demographic Data Analysis (54866)

Instructor(s)
Class Component:
Lecture
Instructor Consent:
No Special Consent Required
Instruction Mode:
In Person Term Based
Times and Locations:
Second Half of Term
 
03/19/2018 - 05/04/2018
Tue, Thu 01:00PM - 02:15PM
UMTC, West Bank
Hubert H Humphrey Center 25
Enrollment Status:
Closed (40 of 40 seats filled)
Also Offered:
Course Catalog Description:
Economic/demographic data analysis techniques for planning. Exposure to most important data sources. Conceptual understanding of range of methods/hands-on experience in applying these methods. prereq: Major or minor in urban/regional planning or instr consent
Class Notes:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/?guth0064+PA5043+Spring2018
Class Description:
Lab to lecture session. This course aims at developing quantitative data analysis skills in the areas of economic and demographic analysis of small geographic areas. The methods covered are used to analyze the structure of regional and local economies, such as location quotient analysis and the economic base model, and to analyze the structure of the population and project population change over time. Familiarity with Microsoft Excel is assumed.
Learning Objectives:
1. Be familiar with, and able to search, the most important online public sources of quantitative economic and demographic data that provide information at the regional and local levels,
2. Be able to effectively download data from these sources and put them in a suitable format for analysis,
3. Become comfortable with models and mathematical representations of reality, and be able to competently move back and forth from verbal to mathematical formulations of economic and demographic concepts,
4. Be able to effectively manipulate data and conduct quantitative analyses using a spreadsheet program such as Excel,
5. Be able to accurately interpret quantitative results,
6. Understand the economic and demographic factors that underlie the growth of urban and regional economies,
7. Be able to evaluate the assumptions that underlie quantitative models and analyses and assess their limitations,
8. Be able to prepare clear, accurate and compelling reports using text, tables and graphics,
9. Become intelligent consumers and critical readers of work that uses quantitative methods, and
10. Be aware of the ethical dimensions of quantitative data analysis and interpretation and the various ways in which data can be manipulated to come up with the "right answer."
Grading:
20% Two in-class quizzes (10 points each)
25% Regional Economic Analysis Project
25% Regional Demographic Analysis Project
30% Take-home Final Exam
Textbooks:
https://bookstores.umn.edu/course-lookup/54866/1183
Syllabus:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/guth0064_PA5043_Spring2018.pdf
Instructor Supplied Information Last Updated:
30 March 2018

Spring 2018  |  PA 5043 Section 002: Economic and Demographic Data Analysis (54867)

Instructor(s)
Class Component:
Laboratory
Times and Locations:
Second Half of Term
 
03/19/2018 - 05/04/2018
Fri 09:45AM - 11:00AM
UMTC, West Bank
Hubert H Humphrey Center 85
Auto Enrolls With:
Section 001
Enrollment Status:
Closed (21 of 20 seats filled)
Course Catalog Description:
Economic/demographic data analysis techniques for planning. Exposure to most important data sources. Conceptual understanding of range of methods/hands-on experience in applying these methods. prereq: Major or minor in urban/regional planning or instr consent
Class Notes:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/?guth0064+PA5043+Spring2018
Class Description:
Lab to lecture session. This course aims at developing quantitative data analysis skills in the areas of economic and demographic analysis of small geographic areas. The methods covered are used to analyze the structure of regional and local economies, such as location quotient analysis and the economic base model, and to analyze the structure of the population and project population change over time. Familiarity with Microsoft Excel is assumed.
Learning Objectives:
1. Be familiar with, and able to search, the most important online public sources of quantitative economic and demographic data that provide information at the regional and local levels,
2. Be able to effectively download data from these sources and put them in a suitable format for analysis,
3. Become comfortable with models and mathematical representations of reality, and be able to competently move back and forth from verbal to mathematical formulations of economic and demographic concepts,
4. Be able to effectively manipulate data and conduct quantitative analyses using a spreadsheet program such as Excel,
5. Be able to accurately interpret quantitative results,
6. Understand the economic and demographic factors that underlie the growth of urban and regional economies,
7. Be able to evaluate the assumptions that underlie quantitative models and analyses and assess their limitations,
8. Be able to prepare clear, accurate and compelling reports using text, tables and graphics,
9. Become intelligent consumers and critical readers of work that uses quantitative methods, and
10. Be aware of the ethical dimensions of quantitative data analysis and interpretation and the various ways in which data can be manipulated to come up with the "right answer."
Grading:
20% Two in-class quizzes (10 points each)
25% Regional Economic Analysis Project
25% Regional Demographic Analysis Project
30% Take-home Final Exam
Textbooks:
https://bookstores.umn.edu/course-lookup/54867/1183
Syllabus:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/guth0064_PA5043_Spring2018.pdf
Instructor Supplied Information Last Updated:
30 March 2018

Spring 2018  |  PA 5043 Section 003: Economic and Demographic Data Analysis (54868)

Instructor(s)
Class Component:
Laboratory
Times and Locations:
Second Half of Term
 
03/19/2018 - 05/04/2018
Fri 11:15AM - 12:30PM
UMTC, West Bank
Hubert H Humphrey Center 85
Auto Enrolls With:
Section 001
Enrollment Status:
Open (19 of 20 seats filled)
Course Catalog Description:
Economic/demographic data analysis techniques for planning. Exposure to most important data sources. Conceptual understanding of range of methods/hands-on experience in applying these methods. prereq: Major or minor in urban/regional planning or instr consent
Class Notes:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/?guth0064+PA5043+Spring2018
Class Description:
Lab to lecture session. This course aims at developing quantitative data analysis skills in the areas of economic and demographic analysis of small geographic areas. The methods covered are used to analyze the structure of regional and local economies, such as location quotient analysis and the economic base model, and to analyze the structure of the population and project population change over time. Familiarity with Microsoft Excel is assumed.
Learning Objectives:
1. Be familiar with, and able to search, the most important online public sources of quantitative economic and demographic data that provide information at the regional and local levels,
2. Be able to effectively download data from these sources and put them in a suitable format for analysis,
3. Become comfortable with models and mathematical representations of reality, and be able to competently move back and forth from verbal to mathematical formulations of economic and demographic concepts,
4. Be able to effectively manipulate data and conduct quantitative analyses using a spreadsheet program such as Excel,
5. Be able to accurately interpret quantitative results,
6. Understand the economic and demographic factors that underlie the growth of urban and regional economies,
7. Be able to evaluate the assumptions that underlie quantitative models and analyses and assess their limitations,
8. Be able to prepare clear, accurate and compelling reports using text, tables and graphics,
9. Become intelligent consumers and critical readers of work that uses quantitative methods, and
10. Be aware of the ethical dimensions of quantitative data analysis and interpretation and the various ways in which data can be manipulated to come up with the "right answer."
Grading:
20% Two in-class quizzes (10 points each)
25% Regional Economic Analysis Project
25% Regional Demographic Analysis Project
30% Take-home Final Exam
Textbooks:
https://bookstores.umn.edu/course-lookup/54868/1183
Syllabus:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/guth0064_PA5043_Spring2018.pdf
Instructor Supplied Information Last Updated:
30 March 2018

Spring 2017  |  PA 5043 Section 001: Economic and Demographic Data Analysis (55386)

Instructor(s)
Class Component:
Lecture
Instructor Consent:
No Special Consent Required
Instruction Mode:
In Person Term Based
Times and Locations:
Second Half of Term
 
03/20/2017 - 05/05/2017
Tue, Thu 01:00PM - 02:15PM
UMTC, West Bank
Blegen Hall 415
Also Offered:
Course Catalog Description:
Economic/demographic data analysis techniques for planning. Exposure to most important data sources. Conceptual understanding of range of methods/hands-on experience in applying these methods. prereq: Major or minor in urban/regional planning or instr consent
Class Notes:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/?assaad+PA5043+Spring2017
Class Description:
The objective of this course is to familiarize the student with a variety of economic and demographic data analysis techniques for planning practitioners. The goal is not to develop expertise in a particular method, but rather to provide familiarity with the most important data sources, a conceptual understanding of a range of methods and hands-on experience in applying these methods. See PA 5043-001 for more information.
Exam Format:
Two in-class quizzes 20%; regional economic analysis project 25%; regional demographic analysis project 25%; take-home final exam 30%
Textbooks:
https://bookstores.umn.edu/course-lookup/55386/1173
Past Syllabi:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2019.pdf (Spring 2019)
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2016.pdf (Spring 2016)
Instructor Supplied Information Last Updated:
11 November 2016

Spring 2017  |  PA 5043 Section 002: Economic and Demographic Data Analysis (55387)

Instructor(s)
Class Component:
Laboratory
Times and Locations:
Second Half of Term
 
03/20/2017 - 05/05/2017
Fri 09:45AM - 11:00AM
UMTC, West Bank
Hubert H Humphrey Center 85
Auto Enrolls With:
Section 001
Course Catalog Description:
Economic/demographic data analysis techniques for planning. Exposure to most important data sources. Conceptual understanding of range of methods/hands-on experience in applying these methods. prereq: Major or minor in urban/regional planning or instr consent
Class Notes:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/?assaad+PA5043+Spring2017
Class Description:
The objective of this course is to familiarize the student with a variety of economic and demographic data analysis techniques for planning practitioners. The goal is not to develop expertise in a particular method, but rather to provide familiarity with the most important data sources, a conceptual understanding of a range of methods and hands-on experience in applying these methods. See PA 5043-001 for more information.
Exam Format:
Two in-class quizzes 20%; regional economic analysis project 25%; regional demographic analysis project 25%; take-home final exam 30%
Textbooks:
https://bookstores.umn.edu/course-lookup/55387/1173
Past Syllabi:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2019.pdf (Spring 2019)
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2016.pdf (Spring 2016)
Instructor Supplied Information Last Updated:
11 November 2016

Spring 2017  |  PA 5043 Section 003: Economic and Demographic Data Analysis (55388)

Instructor(s)
Class Component:
Laboratory
Times and Locations:
Second Half of Term
 
03/20/2017 - 05/05/2017
Fri 11:15AM - 12:30PM
UMTC, West Bank
Hubert H Humphrey Center 85
Auto Enrolls With:
Section 001
Course Catalog Description:
Economic/demographic data analysis techniques for planning. Exposure to most important data sources. Conceptual understanding of range of methods/hands-on experience in applying these methods. prereq: Major or minor in urban/regional planning or instr consent
Class Notes:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/?assaad+PA5043+Spring2017
Class Description:
The objective of this course is to familiarize the student with a variety of economic and demographic data analysis techniques for planning practitioners. The goal is not to develop expertise in a particular method, but rather to provide familiarity with the most important data sources, a conceptual understanding of a range of methods and hands-on experience in applying these methods. See PA 5043-001 for more information.
Exam Format:
Two in-class quizzes 20%; regional economic analysis project 25%; regional demographic analysis project 25%; take-home final exam 30%
Textbooks:
https://bookstores.umn.edu/course-lookup/55388/1173
Past Syllabi:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2019.pdf (Spring 2019)
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2016.pdf (Spring 2016)
Instructor Supplied Information Last Updated:
11 November 2016

Spring 2016  |  PA 5043 Section 001: Economic and Demographic Data Analysis (58582)

Instructor(s)
Class Component:
Lecture
Instructor Consent:
No Special Consent Required
Instruction Mode:
In Person Term Based
Times and Locations:
Second Half of Term
 
03/21/2016 - 05/06/2016
Tue, Thu 01:00PM - 02:15PM
UMTC, West Bank
Carlson School of Management 1-132
Also Offered:
Course Catalog Description:
Economic/demographic data analysis techniques for planning. Exposure to most important data sources. Conceptual understanding of range of methods/hands-on experience in applying these methods. prereq: Major or minor in urban/regional planning or instr consent
Class Notes:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/?assaad+PA5043+Spring2016
Class Description:
The objective of this course is to familiarize the student with a variety of economic and demographic data analysis techniques for planning practitioners. The goal is not to develop expertise in a particular method, but rather to provide familiarity with the most important data sources, a conceptual understanding of a range of methods and hands-on experience in applying these methods.
Textbooks:
https://bookstores.umn.edu/course-lookup/58582/1163
Syllabus:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2016.pdf
Past Syllabi:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2019.pdf (Spring 2019)
Instructor Supplied Information Last Updated:
5 May 2014

Spring 2016  |  PA 5043 Section 002: Economic and Demographic Data Analysis (58583)

Instructor(s)
Class Component:
Laboratory
Times and Locations:
Second Half of Term
 
03/21/2016 - 05/06/2016
Fri 09:45AM - 11:00AM
UMTC, West Bank
Hubert H Humphrey Center 85
Auto Enrolls With:
Section 001
Course Catalog Description:
Economic/demographic data analysis techniques for planning. Exposure to most important data sources. Conceptual understanding of range of methods/hands-on experience in applying these methods. prereq: Major or minor in urban/regional planning or instr consent
Class Notes:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/?assaad+PA5043+Spring2016
Class Description:
The objective of this course is to familiarize the student with a variety of economic and demographic data analysis techniques for planning practitioners. The goal is not to develop expertise in a particular method, but rather to provide familiarity with the most important data sources, a conceptual understanding of a range of methods and hands-on experience in applying these methods.
Textbooks:
https://bookstores.umn.edu/course-lookup/58583/1163
Syllabus:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2016.pdf
Past Syllabi:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2019.pdf (Spring 2019)
Instructor Supplied Information Last Updated:
5 May 2014

Spring 2016  |  PA 5043 Section 003: Economic and Demographic Data Analysis (58584)

Instructor(s)
Class Component:
Laboratory
Times and Locations:
Second Half of Term
 
03/21/2016 - 05/06/2016
Fri 11:15AM - 12:30PM
UMTC, West Bank
Hubert H Humphrey Center 85
Auto Enrolls With:
Section 001
Course Catalog Description:
Economic/demographic data analysis techniques for planning. Exposure to most important data sources. Conceptual understanding of range of methods/hands-on experience in applying these methods. prereq: Major or minor in urban/regional planning or instr consent
Class Notes:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/?assaad+PA5043+Spring2016
Class Description:
The objective of this course is to familiarize the student with a variety of economic and demographic data analysis techniques for planning practitioners. The goal is not to develop expertise in a particular method, but rather to provide familiarity with the most important data sources, a conceptual understanding of a range of methods and hands-on experience in applying these methods.
Textbooks:
https://bookstores.umn.edu/course-lookup/58584/1163
Syllabus:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2016.pdf
Past Syllabi:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2019.pdf (Spring 2019)
Instructor Supplied Information Last Updated:
5 May 2014

Spring 2015  |  PA 5043 Section 001: Economic and Demographic Data Analysis (60108)

Instructor(s)
Class Component:
Lecture
Instructor Consent:
No Special Consent Required
Instruction Mode:
In Person Term Based
Times and Locations:
Second Half of Term
 
03/23/2015 - 05/08/2015
Tue, Thu 01:00PM - 02:15PM
UMTC, West Bank
Hanson Hall 1-111
Also Offered:
Course Catalog Description:
Economic/demographic data analysis techniques for planning. Exposure to most important data sources. Conceptual understanding of range of methods/hands-on experience in applying these methods. prereq: Major or minor in urban/regional planning or instr consent
Class Description:
The objective of this course is to familiarize the student with a variety of economic and demographic data analysis techniques for planning practitioners. The goal is not to develop expertise in a particular method, but rather to provide familiarity with the most important data sources, a conceptual understanding of a range of methods and hands-on experience in applying these methods.
Textbooks:
https://bookstores.umn.edu/course-lookup/60108/1153
Past Syllabi:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2019.pdf (Spring 2019)
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2016.pdf (Spring 2016)
Instructor Supplied Information Last Updated:
5 May 2014

Spring 2015  |  PA 5043 Section 002: Economic and Demographic Data Analysis (60109)

Instructor(s)
Class Component:
Laboratory
Times and Locations:
Second Half of Term
 
03/23/2015 - 05/08/2015
Fri 09:45AM - 11:00AM
UMTC, West Bank
Hubert H Humphrey Center 85
Auto Enrolls With:
Section 001
Course Catalog Description:
Economic/demographic data analysis techniques for planning. Exposure to most important data sources. Conceptual understanding of range of methods/hands-on experience in applying these methods. prereq: Major or minor in urban/regional planning or instr consent
Class Description:
The objective of this course is to familiarize the student with a variety of economic and demographic data analysis techniques for planning practitioners. The goal is not to develop expertise in a particular method, but rather to provide familiarity with the most important data sources, a conceptual understanding of a range of methods and hands-on experience in applying these methods.
Textbooks:
https://bookstores.umn.edu/course-lookup/60109/1153
Past Syllabi:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2019.pdf (Spring 2019)
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2016.pdf (Spring 2016)
Instructor Supplied Information Last Updated:
5 May 2014

Spring 2015  |  PA 5043 Section 003: Economic and Demographic Data Analysis (60110)

Instructor(s)
Class Component:
Laboratory
Credits:
2 Credits
Grading Basis:
A-F only
Instructor Consent:
No Special Consent Required
Instruction Mode:
In Person Term Based
Times and Locations:
Second Half of Term
 
03/23/2015 - 05/08/2015
Fri 11:15AM - 12:30PM
UMTC, West Bank
Hubert H Humphrey Center 85
Also Offered:
Course Catalog Description:
Economic/demographic data analysis techniques for planning. Exposure to most important data sources. Conceptual understanding of range of methods/hands-on experience in applying these methods. prereq: Major or minor in urban/regional planning or instr consent
Class Description:
The objective of this course is to familiarize the student with a variety of economic and demographic data analysis techniques for planning practitioners. The goal is not to develop expertise in a particular method, but rather to provide familiarity with the most important data sources, a conceptual understanding of a range of methods and hands-on experience in applying these methods.
Textbooks:
https://bookstores.umn.edu/course-lookup/60110/1153
Past Syllabi:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2019.pdf (Spring 2019)
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2016.pdf (Spring 2016)
Instructor Supplied Information Last Updated:
5 May 2014

Spring 2014  |  PA 5043 Section 001: Economic and Demographic Data Analysis (67056)

Instructor(s)
Class Component:
Lecture
Instructor Consent:
No Special Consent Required
Instruction Mode:
In Person Term Based
Times and Locations:
Second Half of Term
 
03/24/2014 - 05/09/2014
Tue, Thu 01:00PM - 02:15PM
UMTC, West Bank
Hanson Hall 1-103
Also Offered:
Course Catalog Description:
Economic/demographic data analysis techniques for planning. Exposure to most important data sources. Conceptual understanding of range of methods/hands-on experience in applying these methods.
Class Notes:
If you are not a MURP student: Please contact Stacey Grimes at grime004@umn.edu to be put on a waiting list.
Class Description:
The objective of this course is to familiarize the student with a variety of economic and demographic data analysis techniques for planning practitioners. The goal is not to develop expertise in a particular method, but rather to provide familiarity with the most important data sources, a conceptual understanding of a range of methods and hands-on experience in applying these methods.
Textbooks:
https://bookstores.umn.edu/course-lookup/67056/1143
Past Syllabi:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2019.pdf (Spring 2019)
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2016.pdf (Spring 2016)
Instructor Supplied Information Last Updated:
5 May 2014

Spring 2014  |  PA 5043 Section 002: Economic and Demographic Data Analysis (67057)

Instructor(s)
Class Component:
Laboratory
Credits:
2 Credits
Grading Basis:
A-F only
Instructor Consent:
No Special Consent Required
Instruction Mode:
In Person Term Based
Times and Locations:
Second Half of Term
 
03/24/2014 - 05/09/2014
Fri 09:45AM - 11:00AM
UMTC, West Bank
Hubert H Humphrey Center 85
Also Offered:
Course Catalog Description:
Economic/demographic data analysis techniques for planning. Exposure to most important data sources. Conceptual understanding of range of methods/hands-on experience in applying these methods.
Class Description:
The objective of this course is to familiarize the student with a variety of economic and demographic data analysis techniques for planning practitioners. The goal is not to develop expertise in a particular method, but rather to provide familiarity with the most important data sources, a conceptual understanding of a range of methods and hands-on experience in applying these methods.
Textbooks:
https://bookstores.umn.edu/course-lookup/67057/1143
Past Syllabi:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2019.pdf (Spring 2019)
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2016.pdf (Spring 2016)
Instructor Supplied Information Last Updated:
5 May 2014

Spring 2014  |  PA 5043 Section 003: Economic and Demographic Data Analysis (67058)

Instructor(s)
Class Component:
Laboratory
Credits:
2 Credits
Grading Basis:
A-F only
Instructor Consent:
No Special Consent Required
Instruction Mode:
In Person Term Based
Times and Locations:
Second Half of Term
 
03/24/2014 - 05/09/2014
Fri 11:15AM - 12:30PM
UMTC, West Bank
Hubert H Humphrey Center 85
Also Offered:
Course Catalog Description:
Economic/demographic data analysis techniques for planning. Exposure to most important data sources. Conceptual understanding of range of methods/hands-on experience in applying these methods.
Class Description:
The objective of this course is to familiarize the student with a variety of economic and demographic data analysis techniques for planning practitioners. The goal is not to develop expertise in a particular method, but rather to provide familiarity with the most important data sources, a conceptual understanding of a range of methods and hands-on experience in applying these methods.
Textbooks:
https://bookstores.umn.edu/course-lookup/67058/1143
Past Syllabi:
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2019.pdf (Spring 2019)
http://classinfo.umn.edu/syllabi/assaad_PA5043_Spring2016.pdf (Spring 2016)
Instructor Supplied Information Last Updated:
5 May 2014

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