Computational Probability and Statistics

APMA 1690 S01 [CRN: 16028]

Examination of probability theory and mathematical statistics from the perspective of computing. Topics selected from random number generation, Monte Carlo methods, limit theorems, stochastic dependence, Bayesian networks, dimensionality reduction. Prerequistes: A calculus-based course in probability or statistics (e.g. APMA1650 or MATH1610) is required, and some programming experience is strongly recommended. Prerequisite: MATH 0100, 0170, 0180, 0190, 0200, or 0350, or equivalent placement.
Fall 2017
14:00 - 14:50 Mon, Wed, Fri - from Sep 6, 2017 to Dec 21, 2017