GET TO KNOW ME: PROFESSOR EDITION- #FYF 8 Jeffrey Rosenthal

 

Course offered: Probabilities Everywhere
Professor: Jeffrey Rosenthal
Subject: Statistics
Course Code: STA198H1F
Time: Wednesday 14:00 – 16:00

This course examines the meaning and mathematics of probabilities, and how they arise in our everyday lives. Specific topics may include: the nature of coincidences, the concept of luck, games involving dice and cards, long run averages in casinos, margins of error in polls, the interpretation of medical studies, crime statistics, decision making, pseudorandomness, and Monte Carlo algorithms.

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