Probability and Statistics, Econ 15 A & B
Required Software: EViews. Eviews is available through UCI's Virtual Computer Lab.
Eviews also should beinstalled on
all computer labs in the
Exams: 85 points total
Homework: 15 points total
Extra Credit: 11 points total
Academic dishonesty will not be
tolerated under any circumstances. Academic
(dis)honesty at UCI is summarized here.
Courtesy and collegiality
towards all persons connected with this course
(students, TAs, instructor, etc.) is required at
Problems with exam.
Dropping your lowest test score is the course
mechanism for dealing with all problematic cases
involving exams, and only one such score will be
dropped per student. This may occur for any number
of reason, for example: issues concerning your
illness, stuck in traffic, forgot the test date,
job/internship interview, alien abduction, family
emergency, doctor’s appointment, high, drunk,
weather difficulties, other tests that day, your
test ``mysteriously'' disappeared, etc. If this
course is a sufficiently low priority for you that
you will miss half or more of the exams, you may
wish to consider whether this is the right time
for you to be taking a university-level class.
Any concerns regarding homework or extra credit (lab attendance, test preps, etc.) must be addressed within one week of the relevant score’s being posted on EEE. After that, the scores are written in stone.
Any concerns regarding exams must be addressed within two weeks of the relevant score’s being posted on EEE. After that, the scores are written in stone.
You are responsible for taking care of these matters within the allotted time frame. Simply emailing the TA/instructor asking them to take care of things for you is typically not sufficient; you should plan to make an appointment in person with the relevant person(s) about any such issues, and to resolve them within the time frame.
Once the exam has been graded,
if it leaves the TA's presence for any length of
time, your score will not be altered under any