Autumn 2020 STAT 25100-1.

Course: STAT 25100

Title: Introduction to Mathematical Probability

Instructor(s): Zhongjian Wang

Teaching Assistant(s): Micol Tresoldi, Yi Wang

Class Schedule: Sec 01: MWF 10:20 AM–11:10 AM in TBA

Textbook(s): Ross, A First Course in Probability (6th, 7th, 8th, or 9th edition)

Description: This course covers fundamentals and axioms; combinatorial probability; conditional probability and independence; binomial, Poisson, and normal distributions; the law of large numbers and the central limit theorem; and random variables and generating functions.

Prerequisite(s): ((MATH 16300 or MATH 16310 or MATH 20500 or MATH 20510 or MATH 20900), with no grade requirement), or ((MATH 19520 or MATH 20000) with (either a minimum grade of B-, or STAT major, or currently enrolled in prerequisite course)). Or instructor consent.

Note(s): Students may count either STAT 25100 or STAT 25150, but not both, toward the forty-two credits required for graduation.