### Preparatory courses in Statistics and Probability

**Crash course :: Probability & Statistics****Crash course :: START-R**

These courses are meant to provide students with the elements of **Probability theory** and **Fundamentals of the R ****software** *environment* for statistical computing (https://www.r-project.org/) whose knowledge is required for the international MS programmes Statistical Methods and Applications and Data Science.

The courses are scheduled in early September (11-20) before the formal start of the academic year 2019/2020.

Attendance is strongly recommended since the concepts covered in the courses will be assumed during the MS programmes.

The **Crash course :: Probability **is composed of lectures and tutorials, concluding with a short test. Successfully completing the test will be credited as a bonus within the Data Science mandatory course on Statistical Methods for Data Science.