Math 461: Intro to Probability Theory Summer


Overview

Introduction to mathematical probability; includes the calculus of probability, combinatorial analysis, random variables, expectation, distribution functions, moment-generating functions, and central limit theorem.


Syllabus

Math 461 syllabus.pdf

NetMath 461 course overview.pdf


Prerequisites 

MATH 241 or equivalent.

Credit Hours

3

Tuition

Summer Semester courses have fixed tuition rates based on your College, year in school and other factors. Summer tuition rate information

This course uses the CAS-ILE™ online system, which costs $99. Please see CAS-ILE Overview Page for more information.


Testing

Exams: This course has two 90-minute midterm tests and a 3-hour final exam.

Proctorship Information: 

This course has online exams. Please see our Exam Proctoring page <https://netmath.illinois.edu/exam-proctoring> for further instructions.


Course Resources

A course TA will be available to assist with this course.

Watch the Course Orientation Video for a CAS-ILE course.

Please Note: Course Orientation Videos are being updated to include new information pertinent to the Covid-19 outbreak. The new video will be posted here as soon as it becomes available. Thank you for your patience!


Course Options

Please refer to the table for different course options to take this NetMath course.

Course Timeline: This is an 8-week Summer Semester II course with fixed dates for submitting homework assignments and taking exams. Course Start Date is 6-15-20 and End Date is 8-7-20. No extensions are allowed in this course.