COURSE COVERAGE
Date  Coverage  Homework 

Jan. 4  Chapter 2 and the first few pages of Chapter 3. 

Jan. 6  Upto and including 3.2, a little bit into 3.2, actually. 

Jan. 11  3.3 and 3.4 in the text 

Jan. 13  finished 3.4, 3.5, 4.1, and started on 4.2 

Jan. 15  FIRST TUTORIAL  
Jan. 18  No lecture.  Catch up day! 
Jan. 20  Finished ch.4, 5.1 and 5.2. 

Jan. 22  QUIZ 1  
Jan. 25  Finished chapter 5. 6.1 and 6.2 of chapter 6.
CORRECTION: It appears that the transformed Beta pdf has support on the positive real line. It is the result of Y=(X/1X)^{1/\tau} transformation (plus a scale parameter). Please correct your notes. See [PDF] for some additional details. 

Jan. 27  Finished chapter 6 and started on 8. 

Jan. 29  QUIZ 2  
Feb. 1  Continued with Chapter 8, up to an including Section 8.5. Yes  the formulas I finally wrote down for the densities were correct. 

Feb. 3  Finished Chapter 8. 

Feb. 5  
Feb. 8  Started on aggregate loss models: 9.19.3. 

Feb. 10  TEST ONE  
Feb. 12  no tutorial  
Feb. 1519  READING WEEK  
Feb. 22  Section 9.4  9.38, 9.39 
Feb. 24  Sections 9.5 and 9.6 

Feb. 26  QUIZ 3  
Feb. 29  Happy Leap Day! Today, we finished chapter 9, and also talked about how awesome the Fourier transform is (and how it applies in the context of chapter 9). 

March 2  Examples from chapter 9 and started on chapter 10  review of math stats.  Read Chapter 10, make sure you remember this stuff! 
March 4  QUIZ 4  
March 7  Finished chapters 10 and 11, started on 12. Main new stuff: NelsonAalen; ogive; KaplanMeier. 

March 9  We covered everything in 12.2 now before the KaplanMeier starts getting discussed (roughly bottom of page 229).  12.2, 12.3, 12.512.12 (excl. 12.9), 12.13 (note the language), 12.14 
March 11  
March 14  Finished Section 12.2  all starred questions for 12.2.1 
March 16  TEST TWO  
March 18  
March 21  Section 12.3  12.29, 12.30, 12.31 
March 23  Sections 12.4.1 and 12.4.2  Read 12.4.2.1 and 12.4.2.2 
March 25  GOOD FRIDAY  
March 28  Section 12.4.3 and started Section 13.2  12.3212.35 
March 30  Finished Section 13.2  13.3213.34,13.37,13.38,13.4013.42, 13.50,13.5213.54 
April 1  I will return quiz 4, test 2, and go over questions 13.29, 13.30, 13.36  
April 4  lookslikeMondaybutit'saFridayday 