Course Description: | This course introduces basics in probability theory and mathematical statistics, including probability, conditional probability, random variables, expectation and variance, special probability distributions, sampling distribution, point estimation, confidence interval, hypothesis testing, linear regression, ANOVA, etc.
Texts: DEGROOT, Morris H. and March SCHERVISH. Probability and Statistics; ANG Xiangzhong, LU Ligang, and LI Dongfeng. Probability and Statistics, Revised Edition.
Assessment: Weekly homework (30%), team project (10%), midterm exam (30%), final exam (30%). |