MATH120-21SU2 (C) Summer Nov 2021 start

Discrete Mathematics

15 points

Details:
Start Date: Monday, 29 November 2021
End Date: Sunday, 13 February 2022
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 12 December 2021
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 21 January 2022

Description

Discrete mathematics is that part of mathematics not involving limit processes. It includes logic, the integers, finite structures, sets and networks.

This summer occurrence of MATH120 is intended for those students who have participated in the course previously. This is a waitlisted course with enrolment subject to Head of School approval - potential students should contact the Course Coordinator (Rosie Cameron) in the first instance.

Learning Outcomes

  • Students who have succeeded in this course will be able to:
  •  recognize and solve a range of problems in discrete mathematics
  •  understand important ideas from classical number theory, abstract algebra, graph theory and discrete probability.
  •  understand, analyse and decipher some of the old and modern cryptographic schemes
  •  think rigorously based on an axiomatic approach

Pre-requisites

1. MATH101 or
MATH102 or
EMTH118, or
2. NCEA 14 Credits (18 strongly recommended) at level 3 Mathematics, or
3. Cambridge: D at A level or
an A at AS level in Mathematics, or
4. IB: 4 at HL or
5 at SL in Mathematics, or
5. approval of the Head of School based on alternative prior learning.

Restrictions

MATH115

Timetable 2021

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 13:00 - 14:00 Jack Erskine 239
29 Nov - 19 Dec
Lecture B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 09:00 - 10:00 Jack Erskine 239
29 Nov - 19 Dec
Lecture C
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 09:00 - 10:00 Jack Erskine 239
29 Nov - 19 Dec
Lecture D
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 13:00 - 14:00 Jack Erskine 239
29 Nov - 19 Dec
Tutorial A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Tuesday 14:00 - 15:00 Jack Erskine 239
29 Nov - 19 Dec
02 Tuesday 14:00 - 15:00 Jack Erskine 240
29 Nov - 19 Dec
Tutorial B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 10:00 - 11:00 Jack Erskine 239
29 Nov - 19 Dec
02 Wednesday 10:00 - 11:00 Jack Erskine 240
29 Nov - 19 Dec
Tutorial C
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 10:00 - 11:00 Jack Erskine 239
29 Nov - 19 Dec
02 Thursday 10:00 - 11:00 Jack Erskine 240
29 Nov - 19 Dec
Tutorial D
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 14:00 - 15:00 Jack Erskine 239
29 Nov - 19 Dec
02 Friday 14:00 - 15:00 Jack Erskine 240
29 Nov - 19 Dec

Course Coordinator

Rosie Cameron

Notes

This summer occurrence of MATH120 is intended for those students who have participated in the course previously. This is a waitlisted course with enrolment subject to Head of School approval - potential students should contact the Course Coordinator in the first instance.

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $788.00

International fee $4,438.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see Mathematics and Statistics.

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