Statistics I

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2019
Subject Name: 
Statistics
Course Number: 
515
Institution: 
UMass Amherst
First semester of a two-semester sequence. Emphasis given to probability theory necessary for application to and understanding of statistical inference. Probability models, sample spaces, conditional probability, independence. Random variables, expectation, variance, and various discrete and continuous probability distributions. Sampling distributions, the Central Limit Theorem and normal approximations. Multivariate calculus introduced as needed. Prerequisites: MATH 132, or 136. (Gen.Ed. R2)

[Note: Because this course presupposes knowledge of basic math skills, it will satisfy the R1 requirement upon successful completion.]
Comments: 
MATH 132 w/ C Note: Math 233 is required for this course.
Note: 35 seats reserved for math and computer science majors

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Instructor Permission: 
Permission is required for interchange registration during the add/drop period only.
Schedule #: 
20344

Course Sections

Statistics I
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
05 3.0 Markos Katsoulakis markos@math.umass.edu TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM Lederle Grad Res. Ctr rm A201