FPH 7150 Probability and Inference Cr. 4
Mathematical foundation of statistics based on principle of probability. It covers notions of probability, conditional probability, Bayes' theorem, random variables discrete/continuous, expectation and standard deviation, moment generating function, bivariate distribution, special sampling distribution (e.g. chi-square, t, F-distribution etc.), CLT, sufficiency, completeness, point estimation, MLE, unbiased and UMVUE, testing of hypothesis, UMP test, LRT, confidence interval, etc. Offered Fall.
Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students with a major, minor, or concentration in Biostatistics, Public Health or Public Health Practice; enrollment is limited to Graduate or Professional level students.