DSC 381 DSC 381. Probability and Simulation-Based Inference for Data Science. 3 Hours.
Introduction to inference, through the simulation process. Explore probability, exponential families, conditional probabilities and Bayes theorem, inference and Maximum Likelihood estimation, confidence intervals, and hypothesis testing (emphasis on simulation). The equivalent of three lecture hours a week for one semester. Offered on the letter-grade basis only. Prerequisite: Graduate standing.