### What is a probability course??

Course Description. The tools of probability theory, and of the related field of statistical inference, are the keys for being able to analyze and make sense of data.

### How can I learn probability online??

Online courses on Coursera can help you learn probability no matter your current level of math skills. Some cover an intuitive approach for beginners, while others look at statistical theories. There are classes that use specific computer languages or that apply to specific industries.

### What is included in the probability and statistics course??

In the Probability and Statistics course the unit is a classical treatment of probability and includes basic probability principles, conditional probability, discrete random variables (including the Binomial distribution) and continuous random variables (with emphasis on the normal distribution).

### Where can I get started learning about probability and statistics??

Get started learning about probability and statistics with one the following courses or programs. Purdue University offers two self-paced probability courses that will introduce you to the field and prepare you for further study of statistics and data science.