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Mathematics III (Probability Theory) (MSIN0022)

Key information

Faculty
Faculty of Engineering Sciences
Teaching department
UCL School of Management
Credit value
15
Restrictions
Module is only available to students on the BSc/MSci Management Science year 2

Alternative credit options

There are no alternative credit options available for this module.

Description

This module teaches the fundamentals of probability theory, which are essential for future management scientists. Students will be introduced to topics such as joint distributions of random variables, properties of expectations, basic limit theorems, in addition to the basics of Bayesian and decision analysis. 

 

The module includes examples that illustrate the concepts and their practical application in management.

Module deliveries for 2020/21 academic year

Intended teaching term: Term 1     Undergraduate (FHEQ Level 5)

Teaching and assessment

Mode of study
Face-to-face
Methods of assessment
80% Unseen three-hour written examination
5% Problem set 2
5% Problem set 1
5% Problem set 3
5% Problem set 4
Mark scheme
Numeric Marks

Other information

Number of students on module in previous year
81
Module leader
Dr Rouba Ibrahim
Who to contact for more information
mgmt-undergraduate@ucl.ac.uk

Last updated

This module description was last updated on 5th March 2020.