M A T H   3 0 2 - Introduction to Probability
Lectures: Tue Thu Fri 10:00 - 12:00 Mathematics 100
  Wed 9:30 - 10:30 Mathematics 100

Instructor: Anna Levit

Office: Math Annex 1103

Phone: 1-604-822-4605

E-mail: anna.levit ∞ math.ubc.ca

Office Hours: Wed 1:30 - 16:30

Course Outline:
  1. Sample spaces, events, axioms of probability (Ch. 2)
  2. Some elementary combinatorics. Combinations and permutations (Ch. 1)
  3. Conditional probabilities, independence and Bayes Formula (Ch. 3)
  4. Discrete random variables (Ch. 4) and Continuous random variables (Ch. 5)
  5. Joint distributions, marginal distributions and conditional distributions (Ch. 6)
  6. Expectation: sums, covariance, moment generating functions (Ch. 7)
  7. Limit Theorems: weak law of large numbers, central limit theorem (Ch. 8)

You can find a course syllabus here.

Assignments:
Midterm: July 26, during the lecture. Example from previous years. Solution.

Final exam: August 15, 3:30pm, LSK 201. Example from previous years. Solution