220A: Quantitative Analysis in Urban Planning I

Fall 2013


Instructor: Robin Liggett <rliggett@ucla.edu >
    Office Hours: MW 2:30-4:30 p.m. Public Policy 5282 .

TAs:  
    Taner Osman<tanerosman@ucla.edu>
        Office Hours: TBA
    Teresa Whinery<teresa.whinery@gmail.com>
        Office Hours:  TBA  


LECTURE: MW 10:30-12:15, Public Affairs 1246

SPPSR COMPUTER LAB: 1 session per week (W 12:30-2 or W 2-3:30)

LAB and TA Office Hour Schedule



PREREQUISITE:


TEXT REFERENCES (NOT REQUIRED):


CALCULATOR: Financial

SOFTWARE: Spreadsheet (Excel supported in the SPA Lab)


COURSE WORK REQUIREMENTS:
 
Three problem/computer assignments  60%
Final exam (Monday, Dec. 9)
40%
Total 100%

A minimum passing grade on the final exam is required to pass the course. Problem and computer assignments will count heavily in determining the course grade. You are encouraged to work jointly (groups of 2-4 persons) on the homework and computer projects. Please turn in only one assignment per group.

Homework is due by 5:00 p.m. of the date specified. It will be returned one week from that date. Homework which is submitted late, but before the week is over will be marked down a grade. Late homework must be submitted before the graded homework is returned.


modified 9-13-13 RSL