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Programme of Course "Calcolo delle Probabilità e Statistica Matematica"



Type of course unit:

Bachelor Degree in Computer Science curriculum General: Compulsory

Level of course unit:

Undergraduate Degrees


1st semester

Number of credits:

Bachelor Degree in Computer Science: 6 (workload 150 hours)


Davide Gabrielli (gabriellatunivaqdotit)
Umberto Triacca (umbertodottriaccaatunivaqdotit)

1. Course Objectives

An introduction to the theory of probability up to the weak law of large numbers

2. Course Contents and learning outcomes (Dublin Descriptors)

Topics of the course include:

  • probability space, combinatorics, conditional probabilities and independence, random variables, expected value and variance, law of large numbers, elements of statistics

3. Course Prerequisites

elementary mathematics and some notions of mathematical analysis

4. Teaching methods and language

frontal lectures


Reference textbooks

  • S M Ross, Probabilità e statistica. Maggioli.

5. Assessment Methods

written exam with exercises and theoric questions

Course information last updated on: 24 ottobre 2017, 12:56