MATH 461 ONL - Probability Theory
Introduction to mathematical probability; includes the calculus of probability, combinatorial analysis, random variables, expectation, distribution functions, moment-generating functions, and central limit theorem. Course Information: 3 or 4 undergraduate hours. 3 or 4 graduate hours. Credit is not given for both MATH 461 and either MATH 408 or ECE 313. 4 hours of credit requires approval of the instructor and department with completion of additional work of substance. Prerequisite: MATH 241 or equivalent. For more information on this course, please see https://netmath.illinois.edu/summer/math-461.
This section has an online format and requires access to Mathematica-based courseware. Students will receive information about how to sign up for an account in CAS-ILE ($99) after enrollment in the course. This course contains multiple paper-based exams that must be taken with an approved proctor. Exams may be taken on- or off-campus. For summer proctoring options see https://netmath.illinois.edu/summerproctor. Off-campus proctors must be able to scan completed exams and email them to NetMath for grading, as well as mailing the paper exam back for archival purposes. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions. Registration for the 8-week Summer term ONL section is done through Enterprise Self-Service at https://apps.uillinois.edu/selfservice. A 16-week self-paced version of this class will also be available as part of the academic year term (not summer term). Registration for the self-paced class is done through https://netmath.illinois.edu/register/college. Students who will be on campus during Summer Session 2 are encouraged to select the on-campus section of this course.
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