Academic Catalog

IAM530 ELEMENTS OF PROBABILITY AND STATISTICS

Course Code: 9700530
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Institute Of Applied Mathematics
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
Course Coordinator: Assist.Prof.Dr ZGE SEZGN ALP
Offered Semester: Fall or Spring Semesters.

Course Content

Part I. Probability spaces, random variables, probability distributions and probability densities, conditional probability, Bayes formula, mathematical expectation, moments.
Part II Sampling distributions, decision theory, estimation (theory and applications), hypothesis testing (theory and applications), regression and correlation, analysis of variance, non-parametric tests.