CME263H1: Probability Theory for Civil and Mineral Engineers


Probability theory as the study of random phenomena in Civil and Mineral Engineering systems, including the definition of probability, conditional probability, Bayes' theorem in discrete and continuous sample spaces. Common single and multivariate distributions. Mathematical expectation including mean and variance. Independence. An introduction to realizations of probability models and parameter estimation.

47.2 (Fall), 51.2 (Winter), 98.4 (Full Year)