MATH320-21S1 (C) Semester One 2021

Discrete Mathematics

15 points

Details:
Start Date: Monday, 22 February 2021
End Date: Sunday, 27 June 2021
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 7 March 2021
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 14 May 2021

Description

An introduction to various topics including combinatorial optimisation, enumeration, and set systems.

This course is an introduction to selected topics in combinatorics (discrete mathematics).

Learning Outcomes

  • Understanding of a range of concepts in combinatorics and the ability to express this clearly in your own words.
  • Ability to devise and write up rigorous mathematical proofs of combinatorial results.
  • Ability to apply general theory to particular examples and problems.

Pre-requisites

Restrictions

MATH333, MATH334

Timetable 2021

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Lecture A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Monday 12:00 - 13:00 Link 309 Lecture Theatre
22 Feb - 4 Apr
3 May - 6 Jun
Lecture B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Friday 13:00 - 14:00 Link 309 Lecture Theatre
22 Feb - 28 Mar
26 Apr - 6 Jun
Tutorial A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 13:00 - 14:00 Rehua 529
1 Mar - 4 Apr
26 Apr - 6 Jun

Examination and Formal Tests

Test A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Wednesday 18:30 - 19:30 Jack Erskine 340
26 Apr - 2 May
Test B
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 18:30 - 19:30 E14 Lecture Theatre
31 May - 6 Jun

Course Coordinator / Lecturer

Mike Steel

Lecturer

Jeanette McLeod

Assessment

Assessment Due Date Percentage 
Assignments 50%
Tests 50%

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.

Minimum enrolments

This course will not be offered if fewer than 15 people apply to enrol.

For further information see Mathematics and Statistics .

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