The course is included in these curricula and study modules

  • Automation (el 2004) - Mathematics (el)
  • Telecommunication (el 2004) - Mathematics (el)
  • It 2001 - 2004 - Mathematics
  • Media technology 2001 - 2004 - Mathematics

Level/category

General studies

Teaching language

Swedish

Type of course

Compulsory

Recommended year of study

3

Total number of ECTS

1 cr

Competency aims

The objective of this course is to introduce students to probability

Learning outcomes

Upon successful completion of the course the student is expected to

  • know of the concept of probability
  • be able to solve simple problems involving uncertainty
  • be able to use probability distributions for solving larger problems involving uncertainty

Course contents

  • introducing probability
  • laws of probability
  • probability distributions
  • combinatorics

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Mathematics 1, Mathematics 2

Recommended or required reading

Lennart Råde: Inledning till sannolikhetslära och statistik,Studentlitteratur, Sverige, 1992, ISBN 91-44-37131-4

Study activities

  • Lectures - 10 hours
  • Exercise based learning - 20 hours
  • Individual studies - 10 hours

Workload

  • Total workload of the course: 40 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 10 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 30 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

  • Exams
  • Reports and productions

Examiner

Skön Kim

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

Until date 2007-02-04

Assessment methods

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

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