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Type of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

3 cr

Learning outcomes

See Mathematics 1

Course contents

-Statistics: Basic concepts

  • Measures of the centre of a set of observations
  • Measures of Dispersion
  • Probability: Sample Space and Events
  • Definition and properties of Probability
  • Combinatorics
  • Conditional Probability/ Independent events
  • Bayes Theorem
  • Random Variables
  • Distribution Functions
  • Discrete and Continuous Random Variables
  • Mathematical Expectation
  • Binomial Random Point Function
  • Poisson Function
  • Exponential Probability function
  • Normal Probability function
  • Regression

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Mathematics 1, 2, 3, 4

Recommended or required reading

Course textbook
Introductory Mathematical Analysis for Business, Economics,
and the life and the social Sciences.
Ernest F. Haeussler, Jr.Richard S. Paul, 9th edition, 1999
Refernce literature
Modern Elementary Statistics Addison -Wesley

Study activities

  • Lectures - 30 hours
  • Project work and productions - 10 hours
  • Individual studies - 10 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 50 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 20 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 30 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

  • Exams
  • Reports and productions


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Until further notice

Assessment methods

  • Date of examination will be announced later - Exams
  • Date will be announced later - Reports and productions

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