Fall 2013 course

Stat 6344 - PROBABILITY THEORY I
Time: MW 9:30 - 10:45 am
    
Room: FO 2.404
    
Instructor: Michael Baron



Time: MW 9:30 - 10:45 pm
Room: FO 2.404
Instructor: Michael Baron
Office: FO 2.602-E
Phone: 972-UTD-6874
Office hours: Monday, Wednesday 4:15 - 5:15 pm
Text: Probability by A. N. Shiryaev, 2nd Edition,
Springer series "Graduate Texts in Mathematics", 1995. ISBN 0-387-94549-0

Coverage: Chapters 2-4 and parts of Chapter 1.

Prerequisite: MATH 5302 (Mathematical Analysis II) or equivalent

Grading:

Homework 10% Homework will be assigned every week. A serious and steady effort to work out all the homework problems is highly recommended.
Quizzes 30% Short weekly quizzes closely related to the material of the latest homework assignment. Quizzes are closed-book; one cheat-sheet is allowed.
Midterm exam 25% A 1 1/4-hour midterm covers chapters 1-2.
Final exam 40% A 2 1/2-hour final exam covers chapters 4-6 but it is cumulative indirectly. Exams are open-book, -notes, etc.


Any questions?
Call: (972)-UTD-6874
    
Write: mbaron@utdallas.edu
    
Click: www.utdallas.edu/~mbaron/