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Academic year
TMV210 - Introduction to discrete mathematics  
 
Syllabus adopted 2013-02-09 by Head of Programme (or corresponding)
Owner: TKDAT
7,5 Credits
Grading: TH - Five, Four, Three, Not passed
Education cycle: First-cycle
Major subject: Mathematics
Department: 11 - MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES


Teaching language: Swedish

Course module   Credit distribution   Examination dates
Sp1 Sp2 Sp3 Sp4 Summer course No Sp
0104 Examination 7,5 c Grading: TH   7,5 c   24 Oct 2015 am V,  05 Jan 2016 am M,  26 Aug 2016 pm SB

In programs

TKDAT COMPUTER SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING, Year 1 (compulsory)
TIDAL COMPUTER ENGINEERING, Year 3 (compulsory elective)

Examiner:

Bitr professor  Peter Hegarty


Replaces

TMV105   Mathematics


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Eligibility:

In order to be eligible for a first cycle course the applicant needs to fulfil the general and specific entry requirements of the programme(s) that has the course included in the study programme.

Aim

This introduction gives basic knowledge about some discrete mathematical structures in different contexts, in particular those that have connection to and are suitable for computing.

Learning outcomes (after completion of the course the student should be able to)


  • have insights in fundamental mathematics important when studying Technology, especially within computing science and information Systems.

  • have insights, skills and understanding in using, the mathematical language.

  • communicate mathematics

Content

The course consists of several themes. With in each theme some relevant mathematical concepts will be studied. One and the same concept may be dealt with in several different themes. The concepts that are studied in the course are:



  • Relations

  • Proof techniques

  • Elementary number theory

  • Combinatorics

  • Logic

  • Graphs

Organisation

The activities in the course are


  • Scheduled group work

  • Lectures

  • Lessons

  • Literature

    Johan Jonasson och Stefan Lemurell: Algebra och diskret matematik, Studentlitteratur, Lund, 2004.

    Examination

    Written exam.


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