This module handbook serves to describe contents, learning outcome, methods and examination type as well as linking to current dates for courses and module examination in the respective sections.
Module version of SS 2020
There are historic module descriptions of this module. A module description is valid until replaced by a newer one.
Whether the module’s courses are offered during a specific semester is listed in the section Courses, Learning and Teaching Methods and Literature below.
|available module versions|
|WS 2021/2||SS 2020||SS 2019||WS 2011/2||SS 2011|
MA2409 is a semester module in English language at Master’s level which is offered in summer semester.
This Module is included in the following catalogues within the study programs in physics.
- Catalogue of non-physics elective courses
- Specialization Modules in Elite-Master Program Theoretical and Mathematical Physics (TMP)
|Total workload||Contact hours||Credits (ECTS)|
|270 h||90 h||9 CP|
Content, Learning Outcome and Preconditions
- the theory of sequences of i.i.d. random variables, in particular laws of large numbers and the central limit theorem
- martingale theory.
Bachelor 2019: MA0001 Analysis 1, MA0002 Analysis 2, MA0003 Analysis 3, MA0009 Introduction to Probability Theory and Statistics
Courses, Learning and Teaching Methods and Literature
Courses and Schedule
|VO||4||Probability Theory [MA2409]||Berger Steiger, N.||
Tue, 08:15–09:45, BC2 BC2 0.01.17
Fri, 08:30–10:00, Interims I 101
and singular or moved dates
|UE||2||Exercises to Probability Theory [MA2409]||Berger Steiger, N. Conache, D.||
singular or moved dates
and dates in groups
Learning and Teaching Methods
Achim Klenke: Probability Theory: A Comprehensive Course, Springer, 2008.
Description of exams and course work
The exam may be repeated at the end of the semester.