Information Package / Course Catalogue
Probability
 Course Code : BİS523 Course Type : Area Elective Couse Group : Second Cycle (Master's Degree) Education Language : Turkish Work Placement : N/A
 Theory : 1 Prt. : 0 Credit : 1 Lab : 0 ECTS : 2
Objectives of the Course

The objective of this course is to introduce the main issues in the theory and practice of probability and basic ınference.

Course Content

Basic Concepts of Probability, Probability Distributions, Sampling and Sampling Distributions, Estimation, Hypothesis Testing

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
 1 To be able to improve the ability statistical analysis with using basic issues and methodology 2 To be able to apply some special distribution, use statistical methods and comment of its outputs. 3 To be able to est of population parameters 4 To be able to estimate intervals for population parameters 5 To be able to make statistical inferences
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Introduce to discrete distributions, Bernoulli distribution
Week 2 - Theoretical
Binomial distribution
Week 3 - Theoretical
Mean and variance of Binomial distribution, normal approximation to binomial distribution
Week 4 - Theoretical
Geometric and hypergeometric distribution
Week 5 - Theoretical
Introduce to continuous distributions, uniform distribution
Week 6 - Theoretical
Exponential distribution
Week 7 - Theoretical
Normal distribution
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Sampling, sampling distributions, the proporties of point estimation
Week 10 - Theoretical
Interval estimation : The interval estimation for population mean and variance
Week 11 - Theoretical
The interval estimation for population proportion and the difference between two population parameters
Week 12 - Theoretical
Chebyshev’s inequality and the central limit theorem
Week 13 - Theoretical
Introduction to hypothesis testing and basic issues, hypothesis testing for population mean
Week 14 - Theoretical
Hypothesis testing for population variance and proportion
Week 15 - Theoretical
Literature review and discussion
Week 16 - Final Exam
Final exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60