STATS 525 - Probability Theory
Section: 002
Term: FA 2008
Subject: Statistics (STATS)
Department: LSA Statistics
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Advisory Prerequisites:
MATH 451 (strongly recommended). MATH 425/STATS 425 would be helpful.
This course counts toward the 60 credits of math/science required for a Bachelor of Science degree.
May not be repeated for credit.
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This course is a thorough and fairly rigorous study of the mathematical theory of probability. There is substantial overlap with MATH 425, but here more sophisticated mathematical tools are used and there is greater emphasis on proofs of major results. MATH 451 is preferable to MATH 450 as preparation, but either is acceptable. Topics include the basic results and methods of both discrete and continuous probability theory. Different instructors will vary the emphasis between these two theories. EECS 501 also covers some of the same material at a lower level of mathematical rigor. MATH 425 is a course for students with substantially weaker background and ability. MATH 526, STATS 426, and the sequence STATS 610-611 are natural sequels.

STATS 525 - Probability Theory
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001 (LEC)
TuTh 1:00PM - 2:30PM
002 (LEC)
TuTh 11:30AM - 1:00PM
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