MA1025 Introduction to Mathematical Reasoning

An introductory course in logic and elementary discrete mathematics to be taken by students in Operations Research, Mathematics, and Computer Science. Considerable emphasis is placed on propositional and predicate logic, and on techniques of proof in mathematics. Mathematical topics include sets, functions, and relations. Coverage of combinatorics includes an introduction to permutations, combinations, the pigeon-hole principle, and the principle of inclusion/exclusion. No previous experience with this material is assumed. Prerequisite: None.

Lecture Hours

4

Lab Hours

0

Quarter Offered

  • As Required