Department of Public Health Sciences
BMTRY 706 - Theoretical Foundations of Statistics I (3)
This course covers basic probability theory, random variables, transformation of random variables, expectation, moments and moment generating functions, discrete and continuous probability distribution functions; joint, marginal, and conditional distribution functions, multivariate distributions, and inequalities. Hypothesis testing and maximum likelihood estimation are also introduced.
PREREQUISITES AND OFFERINGS
Concurrent BMTRY 700 and two semesters of calculus. Typically offered each fall semester.