Who is this class for: This course is aimed for all those who want to learn how to improve decisions that involve some uncertainty. The course is constructed such that no previous knowledge of statistics is required to follow it. The acquired knowledge can be applied in any field that involves uncertainty.


Created by:  University of Zurich

  • Karl Schmedders

    Taught by:  Karl Schmedders, Professor of Quantitative Business Administration

    Department of Business Administration
LevelBeginner
CommitmentYou will have to invest about 3-4 hours per module to acquire the taught knowledge.
Language
English
Hardware ReqYou will need Excel or a similar spreadsheet program, such as the Google Docs spreadsheet.
How To PassPass all graded assignments to complete the course.
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University of Zurich
Founded in 1833, the University of Zurich (UZH) is Switzerland’s largest university, with a cur­rent enrollment of over 26,000 students. Made up of seven faculties covering approximately 100 different subject areas, UZH is proud to offer the most comprehensive aca­demic program in the country.
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Rated 4.7 out of 5 of 112 ratings

All concepts are very well explained along with practical applications.

Wish I was taught this way at school.

Great Course! The real world application examples really help to deepen ones intuitive understand of the concepts presented.

Amazing course to understand the nature of probability and its applications. Lecture delivery by Karl is fabulous and the efforts put in by Jose is highly appreciable. Hoping for an advance course.

This was a a very interesting course and it helped me appreciate probability even more. Thank you so much.