Spring 2012 MATH 55 001 LEC

Discrete Mathematics
Schedule: 
SectionDays/TimeLocationInstructorCCN
001 LECTuTh 8-930A 10 EVANSSTURMFELS, B54119
Units/CreditFinal Exam GroupEnrollment
416: THURSDAY, MAY 10, 2012 7-10PLimit:185 Enrolled:175 Waitlist:3 Avail Seats:10 [on 05/03/12]
Discussions: 
SectionDays/TimeLocationInstructorCCN
101 DISMW 8-9A 61 EVANSRINCON, E F54122
102 DISMW 9-10A 205 DWINELLERINCON, E F54125
103 DISMW 2-3P 2 EVANSMORRISON, R E54128
104 DISMW 11-12P 51 EVANSMARKS, A S54131
105 DISMW 12-1P 41 EVANSMARKS, A S54134
106 DISMW 1-2P 47 EVANSMORRISON, R E54137
107 DISMW 4-5P 105 DWINELLEMORRISON, R E54139
Additional Information: 

Office: 925 Evans
Office Hours: TBA
Prerequisites: Mathematical maturity appropriate to a sophomore math class. 1A-1B is recommended but not required. Freshmen with solid high school math background and a possible interest in majoring in mathematics are strongly encouraged to take this course.
Required Text: Kenneth H. Rosen, Discrete Mathematics and Its Applications, 7th Edition (UC Berkeley Version)
Syllabus: This course provides an introduction to logic and proof techniques, basics of set theory, algorithms, elementary number theory, combinatorial enumeration, discrete probability, graphs and trees, with a view towards applications in engineering and the life sciences. It is designed for majors in mathematics, computer science, statistics, and other related disciplines in the sciences and engineering.
Course Webpage: http://math.berkeley.edu/~bernd/math55.html
Grading: 5% quizzes, 15% homework, 20% each of two midterm exams, 40% final exam
Homework: Weekly homework will be due on Mondays and returned in discussion sections on Wednesdays.