Sundays 7-9pm in Thornton 110

Attendance at lectures and at least one of the problem sessions is required,
in that you are responsible for any course material and concepts presented there.

Lecture notes will be posted in advance but they are intended to enhance your experience in lecture, not to substitute for it.

*The text section numbers cited refer to the course textbook. *

Week | Lecture Topics | Text Sections | Assignments Due (at next Mondays class) |
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Sept 26, 28 | Combinatorics, Axioms | 1.1-2.4 | Homework 1 |

Oct 3, 5 | Axioms, Conditioning | 2.5-3.3 | Homework 2 |

Oct 10, 12 | Conditioning, Discrete Random Variables | 3.4-4.5 | Homework 3 |

Oct 17, 19 | Discrete RVs, Continuous RVs | 4.6-5.3 | Homework 4 |

Oct 24, 26 | Continuous RVs, Dependent RVs | 5.4-6.1, 6.8 | Homework 5 |

Oct 31, Nov 2 | Dependent Random Variables Midterm Examination: Mon 7-9pm | 6.2-6.7 | Homework 6 |

Nov 7, 9 | Belief Networks, Expectation | 7.1-7.3 | Homework 7 |

Nov 14, 16 | Expectation | 7.4-7.6 | Homework 8 |

Nov 21-25 | Thanksgiving Holiday | ||

Nov 28, 30 | Expectation, Bounds, Limit Theorems | 7.7, 8.1-8.5 | Homework 9 |

Dec 5, 7 | Additional Topics, Course Review | 9.1 | |

Tue, Dec 13 | Final Examination, 8:30-11:30am |