**Lectures**: Tu, Th 4:00 - 5:40, room NAC 1/511E

**Lecturer**: Vladimir Shpilrain **Office**: NAC 4118b
**Phone**: (212) 650-5158
**e-mail:** shpil@groups.sci.ccny.cuny.edu
**web page:**
http://www.sci.ccny.cuny.edu/~shpil/

**Office hours**: Tu, Th 1:00-2:00 or by appointment

**Homework**: Homework problems will be distributed in class
once a week.

Homework will NOT be graded, but similar problems will be included
in tests.

**Textbook**: S. Ross, A first course in probability, 9th edition, 2014.

**Material to be covered**: Chapters 1--8.

**Approximate grading weights**:

3 exams: 30 % each

Quiz: 10 %

There will be no early or make-up exams.