## Math 476: Mathematical Statistics

# Required coursework

Participation | Regular class attendance and class participation is important and expected. You are expected to come to lectures, participate in discussions, read the textbook (including examples not covered in class), and ask questions.
Students are responsible for all announcements and supplements given within any lecture.
All cell phones must be silenced before entering the classroom. You may not use your phones, computers, etc., for anything other than class-related activities.
From time to time, there will be a
This term we will be using Piazza for Multiple absences from class without permission from instructor, or insufficient activity on Piazza's Q&A discussions forum, will result in deductions from the `HW and Participation' score at the discretion of the instructor. |

Homework | Homework problem sets will be posted online at least one week before the due date. Typically, there will be weekly homework, with possible exceptions around exam time. There will also be reading assignments to which you will be asked to respond (typically on Piazza).
Be sure to staple the pages together and write your name, course number, assignment number, and
the date of submission on the front. |

Exams |
There will be a regular in-class exam sometime mid-semester, the date to be determined at least two weeks in advance.
Exam dates and topics covered will be announced on the course homepage and in class. Make-up exams will be given only in case of a documented emergency.
A comprehensive ﬁnal exam will be given during the IIT ﬁnal exam week.
Exams may generally consist of three types of problems: (1) examples, counterexamples, definitions; (2) algorithms, computations and applications; (3) proofs (some routine, some of moderate difficulty). |

Project/ other HW | TBD |