Fall 2016

Fall 2016

Demography Program – Fall 2016

As of April 4, 2016 there are twelve 3-credit “Demography” courses plus 1 credit DEMOG 590 listed at the website http://public.lionpath.psu.edu. The 3-credit courses are divided up into the different components of the training program below; first in an aggregate list and then in a disaggregated listing by course number/title/instructor/time/room (if known).

1: Required 1-credit course (DEMOG 590): 1

2: Survey Courses: 2

3: Methods Courses: 2

4: Demographic Process Seminars: 2

5: Elective Seminars in Population Studies: 6

6: Individual Studies: By appointment


1: Required 1-credit Course

DEMOG 590: Demography Colloquium, Stephen Matthews, Thurs 1205pm-120pm, 108 Sackett

2: Discipline Survey Courses

ANTH 408: Anthropological Demography, Jim Wood, Tues & Tues1205pm-120pm, 107 Carpenter

SOC 423: Social Demography, Kevin Thomas, Tues & Thurs 305pm-420pm, 151 Willard

3: Demographic Methods Courses

HD FS 517: Multivariate Study of Change and Human Development, Instructor to be named (controlled enrollment by HDFS) Tues & Thurs 135pm-250pm, 104 Biobehavioral Health

SOC 573: Demographic Techniques, Steven Haas, Tues & Thurs 905am-1020am, 406 Oswald

4: Demographic Process Courses

SOC 523: Internal and International Migration, Sal Oropesa, Friday (time and room TBA)

SOC 524: The Demography of Human Fertility, Nancy Landale, Mon 230pm-530pm, 406 Oswald

5: Seminars in Population Studies

AEREC 550: International Economic Development and Agriculture, David Abler, Mon 2:30pm-5:30pm, 103 Ferguson

ANTH 575: Population, Food, and Traditional Farming, Jim Wood, Tues & Thurs 305pm-420pm, 107 Carpenter

HDFS 525: Introduction to Family Studies, David Eggebeen & Mayra Bamaca, Tues 905am-1205pm 219 Willard

HDFS 597: Gene-Environment Transactions, Bo Cleveland, Tues 230pm-530pm 269 Willard

SOC 530: Sociology of Family, Valarie King, Mon 800am-1100am, 406 Oswald

SOC 560: Urban Sociology, Barrett Lee, Wed 230pm-530pm 212 Oswald

6: Individual Studies

DEMOG 596: Individual Studies, By appointment (contact Stephen Matthews)