Academic Catalog

CVE303 PROBABILITY AND STATISTICS FOR CIVIL ENGINEERS

Course Code: 3640303
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 6.0
Department: Civil Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. AL CEVAT TAIRAN
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.
Prerequisite: Set 1: 3570119
The course set above should be completed before taking CVE303 PROBABILITY AND STATISTICS FOR CIVIL ENGINEERS .

Course Content

Descriptive statistics, histograms, central tendency, dispersion and correlation measures. Basic probability concepts, random variables, probability density and mass function. Hypothesis testing, confidence intervals. Law of large numbers and central limit theorem. Regression analysis. Applications in engineering.