Universitat Politècnica de València

Course Description

  • Course Name


  • Host University

    Universitat Politècnica de València

  • Location

    Valencia, Spain

  • Area of Study

    Calculus, Mathematics

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    APMA 2120 [Multivariable Calculus] or equivalent. A working knowledge of double integrals, infinite series, and functions of one and several variables is required.

    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    A calculus-based introduction to probability theory and its applications in engineering and applied science. Topics covered include counting techniques, conditional probability, independence, discrete and continuous random variables, expected value and variance, joint distributions, covariance, correlation, central limit theorem, and an introduction to statistical inference.


    OBJECTIVES: To provide the student with -

    • A working knowledge of concepts and tools of probability theory.

    • Experience with a variety of typical applications of probability.

    • A foundation for further studies in probability and statistics.

    • An enhancement of overall mathematical skills.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.


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