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Discrete Structures

Description

COURSE OBJECTIVES

This course's goal is to learn principles of the mathematics of countable structures. Hereby, central themes are modeling, abstraction, simplification, and generalization.

 

COURSE DESCRIPTION

The main topics of the course are propositional logic and proofs; sets, relations, and functions; combinatorics (urn models, inclusion-exclusion), graph theory (trees, planar graphs, Euler tours and Hamilton cycles) and some basic number theory (modular calculus, groups, Euler's theorem, RSA).

 

LEARNING METHODS

Lectures and assignments.

 

EXAMINATION INFORMATION
Midterm: 2 hrs written Final: 3 hrs written or Final: 15 min oral.

 

REFERENCES
Course Notes

People

 

Wolf S.

Course director

Fuda C.

Assistant

Ramanantoanina A.

Assistant

Additional information

Semester
Spring
Academic year
2021-2022
ECTS
6
Language
English
Education
Bachelor of Science in Informatics, Foundation course, 1st year