the Department of Statistics will offer a free math refresher course on three Saturdays in August/September.
The instructor of this course is Dr. Tigran Markaryan, GMU Ph.D. Statistical Science alumnus, Adjunct Professor in our department and Executive Vice President of Custom Analytics at MMA. Dr. Markaryan regularly teaches
graduate courses in our department and has offered this math refresher course for the past several years.
The tentative schedule is as follows (all dates are Saturdays, 9am to 4pm, on campus, room TBA).
Aug 21: Review of Algebra and Set Theory
Aug 28: Review of Univariable and Multivariable Calculus
Sep 11: Review of Matrix Algebra
Breakfast will be served.
Attendance is highly encouraged for new M.S. students or existing M.S. students who have not taken the math refresher course yet. Ph.D. students should be familiar with the above topics, but if you are in doubt, you should consider attendance.
If you plan to attend, please RSVP to Carroll Barbour
Department of Statistics
Volgenau School of Engineering
George Mason University
4400 University Drive, MS 4A7
Fairfax, VA 22030-4444
Office: Nguyen Engineering Building, Room 1708