Mathematics module: Statistics and probability
Lecturers and Teaching Assistants
Course Schedule and Location
Tuesday, 09:00 - 11:00, Musher, Meeting Rm
Field of Study, Course Type and Credit Points
Science Teaching (non thesis MSc Track): Lecture; Obligatory; Regular; 3.00 points
Attendance and participation
Estimated Weekly Independent Workload (in hours)
Basic notions in Probability Theory and Statistical Analysis will be covered, in particular modeling issues, statistical inference and decision theory, with an emphasis on common fallacies of intuitive judgment in daily applications.
Upon successful completion of the course students will be able to discuss their acquired perception of statistics and probability, in particular, the difficulties involved in practicing, teaching and learning these topics.