**MATH 249 – Algebraic combinatorics, Spring 2020**

**Class times: **Tues/Thurs 11-12:30pm, Zoom.

**Office hours: **TBD, Zoom.

**Instructor: **Sylvie Corteel

**e-mail: **lastname
at berkeley dot edu

**Course homepage:
**math.berkeley.edu/~corteel/MATH249.html

**Office: **933
Evans

**Textbook: **
The art of counting
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}
by Bruce Sagan

**Further reading: **
Enumerative Combinatorics 1 and 2, by Stanley. Algebraic combinatorics by Stanley.
The symmetric group by Bruce Sagan. Young tableaux by Fulton.

**Prerequisites: **Math
55, 110, 113, 172

**Grading: **Homework
– 50%, Final exam 50% (take home exam)

**Homework Policies: **
Homework
will typically be assigned every other week and collected the following at the beginning of the class.
No homework will be accepted after class for any
reason. You may work together on homework problems, but your
solutions should be written up independently and answers must be given in understandable form.

**Special accommodations: **In
case of disability, extracurricular activities, or religious
holidays, please follow official university procedure.