ST501 - Fundamentals of Statistical Inference I
- Prerequisites: MA 242 or equivalent (Calculus III)
- Term & Frequency: Fall and Summer (spans I and II)
- Student Audience: Masters students in Statistics and graduate students from other disciplines, such as Financial Mathematics, Economics, and Bioinformatics, that require advanced knowledge in Probability and Statistics.
- Credit: 3 credits
- Recent Texts: Mathematical Statistics and Data Analysis - John A. Rice
- Recent Instructors: Justin Post
- Background and Goals: A primary objective of the ST501 course is to present techniques and basic results of probability theory at a rigorous level (assumes Calculus III background).
- Content: Discrete and continuous distributions, expected values, transformations of random variables, sampling distributions.
- Alternatives: ST 701. Credit not given for both ST701 and ST501.
- Subsequent Courses: ST702
FA 2017 Sections:
|001||Ghosh,Sujit K||01216 SAS Hall||10:15AM-11:30AM||MW||32/50 - Open|
|002||Post,Justin Bla||00130 Park Shops||03:00PM-04:15PM||TTh||45/55 - Open||ST501-002|
|601||Post,Justin Bla||Distance Education-I|| - ||TBA||51/60 - Open||ST501-601|