# MATH 311: Probability Theory

**Term:** Fall

**Credits:** 4

**Degree Requirements:**

Topics include the axioms of Kolmogorov, basic combinatorics, conditional probability, independence, various discrete and continuous

probability distributions, expected value, variance, moment-generating functions, characteristic functions, the weak and strong law of

large numbers, the Central Limit Theorem, and simulation. (Course offered in alternate years; scheduled for 2017-2018.)

Co-requisite: MATH 223

**Prerequisites:** ,