Math 302 - Introduction to Probability (Fall 2017)

Instructor: Martin Lohmann
Contacts: ESB 4114, marlohmann@gmail.com
Office hours: Monday, 15:00-16:00, LSK 300, Wednesday, 16:00-17:00, MATX 1118
Class: MWF 14:00-14:50, at LSK 201.
Discussion board: We will use a piazza discussion board this term. You can ask questions regarding the course there. Significant participation in discussions may justify extra credit. Do not share solutions to assignments on piazza before the due date.

Course outline

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Homework
Homework 1, due Sep 22
Homework 2, due Sep 29

Evaluation

The final mark will be based on homework (10%), two mid-term (20% each) and the final exam (50%).

Homework: Nine assignments will be given and marked for credit. They will be posted on this homepage. The single lowest assignment grade will be ignored. Assignments are due at the beginning of class on the due date. No late assignments will be accepted. The assignment due dates are as follows:: Sep. 22,29; Oct. 6,13,27; Nov. 3,10,29; Dec. 1.

Mid-terms: Mid-terms will take place during class on Wed., October 18 and Wed. November 15.

Final exam: The final exam will take place during the examination period (Dec. 5- Dec. 20). Please do not make travel plans until the exam dates are finalized.