Credit points: 15
In Discrete Mathematics you will explore some important mathematical ideas that play a key role in modern computing. Topics include number bases, logic, sets, relations, recursion, Boolean algebra and cryptography. Although Discrete Mathematics is designed in particular for those who are studying information technology, the subject is relevant and useful for any person with an interest in contemporary mathematics and its applications.
SchoolEngineering and Mathematical Sciences
Subject Co-ordinatorMumtaz Hussain
Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG
Available as ElectiveNo
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Discrete mathematics for computing.
PublisherPALGRAVE MACMILLAN, BASINGSTOKE
Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A
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Bendigo, 2021, Semester 2, Day
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Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMumtaz Hussain
LectureWeek: 30 - 42
Three 1.00 hour lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.
TutorialWeek: 30 - 42
One 1.00 hour tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.
One 3-hour examination
|Central exam||Individual||No||60||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5, SILO6, SILO7, SILO8|
One 50-minute test (20%) and two 30-minute tests (each 10%)
|Other||Individual||No||40||SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5, SILO8|