Probability and Statistics in Engineering

STA130

Introduction to probability, independence, conditional independence, and Bayes’ theorem. Discrete and continuous, univariate and multivariate distributions. Linear and nonlinear transformations of random variables. Classical and Bayesian inference, decision theory, and comparison of hypotheses. Experimental design, statistical quality control, and other applications in engineering. Not open to students who have taken STA250 or STA611. Prerequisite: MATH212 or equivalent. One course.

Crosslisting Numbers: 

ISS235

Curriculum Codes: 

QS