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252-0025-00L  Discrete Mathematics

SemesterAutumn Semester 2017
LecturersU. Maurer
Periodicityyearly recurring course
Language of instructionGerman

Catalogue data

AbstractContent: Mathematical reasoning and proofs, abstraction. Sets, relations (e.g. equivalence and order relations), functions, (un-)countability, number theory, algebra (groups, rings, fields, polynomials, subalgebras, morphisms), logic (propositional and predicate logic, proof calculi).
ObjectiveThe primary goals of this course are (1) to introduce the most important concepts of discrete mathematics, (2) to understand and appreciate the role of abstraction and mathematical proofs, and (3) to discuss a number of applications, e.g. in cryptography, coding theory, and algorithm theory.
ContentSee course description.
Lecture notesavailable (in english)

Performance assessment

Performance assessment information (valid until the course unit is held again)
Performance assessment as a semester course
In examination block forBachelor's Programme in Computational Science and Engineering 2016; Version 27.03.2018 (First Year Examination Block 1)
ECTS credits7 credits
ExaminersU. Maurer
Typesession examination
Language of examinationGerman
RepetitionThe performance assessment is offered every session. Repetition possible without re-enrolling for the course unit.
Mode of examinationwritten 180 minutes
Written aidsSelbstverfasste, handgeschriebene Notizen auf 6 A4-Seiten (respektive 3 Blätter doppelseitig).
If the course unit is part of an examination block, the credits are allocated for the successful completion of the whole block.
This information can be updated until the beginning of the semester; information on the examination timetable is binding.

Learning materials

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252-0025-00 VDiskrete Mathematik
Mo 13-15 im HG E7 mit Videoübertragung im HG E5
Mi 13-15 im HG F7 mit Videoübertragung im HG F5
4 hrs
Mon13-15HG E 5 »
13-15HG E 7 »
Wed13-15HG F 5 »
13-15HG F 7 »
U. Maurer
252-0025-00 UDiskrete Mathematik
Am Freitag findet von 12 - 13 in CAB G52 jeweils ein TA-Meeting statt.
2 hrs
Mon15-17CAB G 57 »
15-17CAB H 53 »
15-17CHN D 46 »
15-17CHN E 46 »
15-17CLA E 4 »
15-17HG D 1.2 »
15-17HG D 3.3 »
15-17HG E 21 »
15-17HG E 33.5 »
15-17HG G 26.5 »
15-17LFW E 13 »
Tue15-17CAB G 57 »
15-17CHN D 42 »
15-17CHN D 46 »
15-17CHN G 22 »
15-17ETZ E 6 »
15-17ETZ E 7 »
15-17ETZ E 9 »
15-17LEE C 114 »
15-17LFW E 13 »
U. Maurer


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