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Discrete Mathematics (6698.5)

Level: Level 1 - Undergraduate Introductory Unit
Credit Points: 3
HECS Bands:

Band 1 2021 (Commenced After 1 Jan 2021) Band 1 2021 (Commenced Before 1 Jan 2021) Band 2 2013-2020 (Expires 31 Dec 2020)

Faculty: Faculty of Science and Technology
Discipline: Academic Program Area - Technology

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  • Semester 2, 2018, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (183255) - View
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  • Semester 2, 2017, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (166235) - View
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  • UC College Trimester 2, 2017, ON-CAMPUS, UCC-BRUCE (172503) - View
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  • UC College Trimester 1, 2016, ON-CAMPUS, UCC-BRUCE (153300) - View
  • UC College Trimester 3, 2015, ON-CAMPUS, UCC-BRUCE (142573) - View
  • Semester 2, 2015, ON-CAMPUS, BRUCE (139352) - View

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Syllabus

This unit investigates topics from discrete mathematics in the broad areas of Logic and Proof, Sets, Functions and Relations, Graphs and Trees, and Recursion. The treatment of these topics will cover both practical and theoretical aspects and will usually include at least one important application in Information Technology.

Learning Outcomes

DESCRIPTION:

1. understand and manipulate the language and notation of symbolic logic;

2. understand and create proofs of numeric and algebraic propositions;

3. understand and use the language and notation of sets, relations and functions, graphs and trees.

4. analyse and create simple automata.

5. understand the concept of recursion and solve problems using this concept.

Assessment Items

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Contact Hours

A 2-hour lecture and a 2-hour tutorial per week.

Prerequisites

None.

Corequisites

None.

Assumed Knowledge

Year 12 mathematics.

Incompatible Units

6698 Discrete Mathematics.

Equivalent Units

None.

Work Integrated Learning

Not Applicable

Referenced Courses



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