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The Course Descriptions catalog describes all undergraduate and graduate courses offered by Michigan State University. The searches below only return course versions Fall 2000 and forward. Please refer to the Archived Course Descriptions for versions prior to Fall 2000.

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STT 441  Probability and Statistics I: Probability

Description:
Probability models and basic statistics at an intermediate mathematical level. Discrete, continuous, univariate, and multivariate distributions. Random variables. Normal approximation. Sampling distributions, parameter estimation, and elementary tests of hypotheses.
Effective Dates:
FALL 1996 - SUMMER 1999


STT 441  Probability and Statistics I: Probability

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Recommended Background:
MTH 234 or MTH 254H or LBS 220
Description:
Probability models and basic statistics at an intermediate mathematical level. Discrete, continuous, univariate, and multivariate distributions. Random variables. Normal approximation. Sampling distributions, parameter estimation, and elementary tests of hypotheses.
Effective Dates:
FALL 1999 - SUMMER 2008


STT 441  Probability and Statistics I: Probability

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Recommended Background:
MTH 234 or MTH 254H or LB 220
Description:
Probability models and basic statistics at an intermediate mathematical level. Discrete, continuous, univariate, and multivariate distributions. Random variables. Normal approximation. Sampling distributions, parameter estimation, and elementary tests of hypotheses.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2008 - SUMMER 2013


STT 441  Probability and Statistics I: Probability

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Prerequisite:
MTH 234 or MTH 254H or LB 220 or approval of college
Description:
Probability models and basic statistics at an intermediate mathematical level. Discrete, continuous, univariate, and multivariate distributions. Random variables. Normal approximation. Sampling distributions, parameter estimation, and elementary tests of hypotheses.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2013 - SUMMER 2017


STT 441  Probability and Statistics I: Probability

Semester:
Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Credits:
Total Credits: 3   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 3
Prerequisite:
MTH 234 or MTH 254H or LB 220 or approval of college
Description:
Probability, conditional probability and independence. Random variables. Discrete, continuous, univariate, and multivariate distributions. Expectation and its properties, moment generating functions. Law of large numbers, central limit theorem.
Effective Dates:
FALL 2017 - Open