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Foundations of Probability Theory

Course
Master’s level
7,5 credits (ECTS)
Study pace
50%
Time
Day
Location
Göteborg
Study form
Campus
Language
English
Duration
-
Application open
-
Application code
GU-11754
Tuition
Full education cost: 14 875 SEK
First payment: 14 875 SEK

No fees are charged for EU and EEA citizens, Swedish residence permit holders and exchange students.

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About

The course comprises lectures, and classes with exercises and discussions. Probability theory is a rich and varied area of mathematics, with many applications; modern statistics is based on this theory. The purpose of this course is to study its foundations. Key words and phrases are: Basics, moments, independence and conditioning, the Strong law of large numbers,Transforms and the Central limit theorem, Random walk and the Markov property.

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Prerequisites and selection

Requirements

Completed course containing basic probability theory, such as MSG110 Probability theory.

Selection

All eligible applicants who have applied before the deadline will be granted a place.

Facilities

Mathematical
Sciences is a joint department of Chalmers/University of Gothenburg. Your
education takes place in the spacious and bright premises of Mathematical
Sciences at the Chalmers campus Johanneberg, where there are lecture halls,
computer rooms and group rooms. Here you can also find student lunch room and
reading room, as well as student counsellors and student office.

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Campus Johanneberg