Survey Design and Implementation in International Contexts: An Online Moderated Course

This course focuses on design and implementation considerations for different phases of the survey lifecycle when conducting surveys internationally or outside of one’s home country. Overview and considerations related to ten topics are discussed: Total Survey Error framework, project stakeholders, triple constraints, bids and contracts, sampling and sample management, questionnaire and instrument design, cross-cultural differences, translation and adaptation, pretesting and cognitive interviews, interviewers and data collection, and interviewer monitoring.  Class will meet for online discussion on July 6, 13, 20 and 27 from 11:00am-12:00pm, Eastern Standard Time.

Inquire at isr-summer@umich.edu if you are interested in taking this course for academic credit

*Remote participation

WORKSHOP
Instructor: Zeina Mneimneh
Prerequisite: There are no specific prerequisites; however, some background in survey operations is helpful. Online course.