Instruction

Name Cr Method of study Time Location Organiser
Topics in probability I 5 Cr Lecture Course 13.1.2020 - 25.2.2020
Name Cr Method of study Time Location Organiser
Topics in probability I 5 Cr General Examination 11.4.2018 - 11.4.2018
Topics in probability I 5 Cr Lecture Course 15.1.2018 - 1.3.2018

Target group

Optional course.

Master's Programme in Mathematics and Statistics is responsible for the course.

The course belongs to the Mathematics and Applied mathematics module.

The course is available to students from other degree programmes.

Prerequisites

Probability theory I,II, and their prerequisites

Learning outcomes

A collection of topics in probability and/or stochastic processes

Timing

Recommended time/stage of studies for completion: 1. or 2. year

Term/teaching period when the course will be offered: varying

Contents

Some of the following: general aspects of stochastic processes, Markov chains and processes, Brownian motion, ergodic theory, large deviations and concentration of measure, geometric probability, integrable probability, point processes and determinantal processes, random graphs

Activities and teaching methods in support of learning

Lectures and exercise classes

Study materials

Lectures

Assessment practices and criteria

Exam and excercises, Course will be graded with grades 1-5

Completion methods

Exam, other methods will be described later