Student who passed this course will
*Be able to take courses which build on probability theory (such as Stochastic Calculus for Finance course in our program),
* Find research material on math finance more mathematically accessible (such as current research papers on math finance or textbooks on the subject). It takes considerable effort to get used to the technical language that is prevalent today in the field of mathematical finance. After taking this course, the student will find it easier and quicker to master this langauge.
* Find it easier to work on research problems in mathematical finance and related fields which use the language of probability theory.