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CS 109

Introduction to Probability for Computer Scientists

  • autumn
  • winter
  • spring
  • summer
  • 2021-2022

3 - 5 units

Letter or Credit/No Credit

Topics include: counting and combinatorics, random variables, conditional probability, independence, distributions, expectation, point estimation, and limit theorems. Applications of probability in computer science including machine learning and the use of probability in the analysis of algorithms. Prerequisites: 103, 106B or X, multivariate calculus at the level of MATH 51 or CME 100 or equivalent.

Fulfills

  • GER:DB-EngrAppSci

  • WAY-FR

  • WAY-AQR

Sections

  • DIS

    • Wednesday 2:45:00 PM - 3:45:00 PM @ STLC118

    • Wednesday 4:00:00 PM - 5:00:00 PM @ 200-201

    • Wednesday 5:30:00 PM - 6:30:00 PM @ 200-201

    • Thursday 11:00:00 AM - 12:00:00 PM @ 200-230

    • Thursday 12:15:00 PM - 1:15:00 PM @ STLC119

    • Thursday 4:00:00 PM - 5:00:00 PM @ STLC119

    • Thursday 6:45:00 PM - 7:45:00 PM @ 120-314

    • Thursday 9:45:00 AM - 10:45:00 AM @ 120-314

    • Friday 4:00:00 PM - 5:00:00 PM @ STLC119

    • Friday 9:45:00 AM - 10:45:00 AM @ STLC104

  • LEC

    • Monday Wednesday Friday 1:30:00 PM - 3:00:00 PM @ STLC111 with Chris Piech

      May be taken for 3 units by graduate students.

  • DIS

    • Wednesday 11:00:00 AM - 12:00:00 PM

    • Wednesday 12:15:00 PM - 1:15:00 PM

    • Wednesday 4:00:00 PM - 5:00:00 PM

    • Wednesday 5:30:00 PM - 6:30:00 PM

    • Wednesday 6:45:00 PM - 7:45:00 PM

    • Wednesday 9:45:00 AM - 10:45:00 AM

    • Thursday 11:00:00 AM - 12:00:00 PM

    • Thursday 12:15:00 PM - 1:15:00 PM

    • Thursday 1:30:00 PM - 2:30:00 PM

    • Thursday 2:45:00 PM - 3:45:00 PM

    • Thursday 4:00:00 PM - 5:00:00 PM

    • Thursday 5:30:00 PM - 6:30:00 PM

    • Thursday 6:45:00 PM - 7:45:00 PM

    • Thursday 9:45:00 AM - 10:45:00 AM

    • Friday 11:00:00 AM - 12:00:00 PM

    • Friday 12:15:00 PM - 1:15:00 PM

    • Friday 4:00:00 PM - 5:00:00 PM

    • Friday 5:30:00 PM - 6:30:00 PM

    • Friday 6:45:00 PM - 7:45:00 PM

    • Friday 9:45:00 AM - 10:45:00 AM

  • LEC

    • Monday Wednesday Friday 1:30:00 PM - 3:00:00 PM with Chris Piech

      May be taken for 3 units by graduate students.

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  • LEC

    • Monday Wednesday Friday 1:30:00 PM - 3:00:00 PM with Jerry Cain

      May be taken for 3 units by graduate students.

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