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MATHS 1008 - Mathematics for Information Technology I

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 2
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 5 hours per week
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Pre-Requisite: SACE Stage 2 Mathematical Studies
Assessment: ongoing assessment 30%, exam 70%
Syllabus:

This course provides an introduction to a number of areas of discrete mathematics with wide applicability. Areas of application include: computer logic, analysis of algorithms, telecommunications, gambling and public key cryptography. In addition it introduces a number of fundamental concepts which are useful in Statistics, Computer Science and further studies in Mathematics. Topics covered are: Discrete mathematics: sets, relations, logic, graphs, mathematical induction and difference equations; probability and permutations and combinations; information security and encryption: prime numbers, congruences.

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Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 2 Mon 07/08/2017 Thu 31/08/2017 Fri 15/09/2017 Fri 27/10/2017


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Tutorial
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
22228 TU05 18 FULL 3 Aug - 14 Sep Thursday 2pm - 3pm Engineering & Mathematics, EM218, Teaching Room
5 Oct - 26 Oct Thursday 2pm - 3pm Engineering & Mathematics, EM218, Teaching Room
23012 TU01 18 FULL 4 Aug - 15 Sep Friday 9am - 10am Engineering & Mathematics, EMG07, Teaching Room
6 Oct - 27 Oct Friday 9am - 10am Engineering & Mathematics, EMG07, Teaching Room
23013 TU02 18 FULL 4 Aug - 15 Sep Friday 1pm - 2pm Engineering & Mathematics, EMG06, Teaching Room
6 Oct - 27 Oct Friday 1pm - 2pm Engineering & Mathematics, EMG06, Teaching Room
23014 TU03 18 FULL 4 Aug - 15 Sep Friday 2pm - 3pm Engineering & Mathematics, EMG06, Teaching Room
6 Oct - 27 Oct Friday 2pm - 3pm Engineering & Mathematics, EMG06, Teaching Room
23015 TU04 18 7 3 Aug - 14 Sep Thursday 9am - 10am Engineering & Mathematics, EMG07, Teaching Room
5 Oct - 26 Oct Thursday 9am - 10am Engineering & Mathematics, EMG07, Teaching Room
23635 TU08 18 1 4 Aug - 15 Sep Friday 3pm - 4pm Engineering & Mathematics, EMG07, Teaching Room
6 Oct - 27 Oct Friday 3pm - 4pm Engineering & Mathematics, EMG07, Teaching Room
24909 TU06 18 FULL 2 Aug - 13 Sep Wednesday 9am - 10am Engineering & Mathematics, EM218, Teaching Room
4 Oct - 25 Oct Wednesday 9am - 10am Engineering & Mathematics, EM218, Teaching Room
24910 TU07 18 FULL 1 Aug - 12 Sep Tuesday 3pm - 4pm Engineering & Mathematics, EM218, Teaching Room
3 Oct - 24 Oct Tuesday 3pm - 4pm Engineering & Mathematics, EM218, Teaching Room
Related Class: Laboratory
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
22229 LA02 38 21 14 Sep - 14 Sep Thursday 11am - 12pm Engineering & Mathematics, EMG13, Computer Suite
22230 LA03 38 2 12 Sep - 12 Sep Tuesday 2pm - 3pm Engineering & Mathematics, EMG13, Computer Suite
22231 LA04 38 14 15 Sep - 15 Sep Friday 1pm - 2pm Engineering & Mathematics, EMG13, Computer Suite
24908 LA01 38 FULL 14 Sep - 14 Sep Thursday 10am - 11am Engineering & Mathematics, EMG13, Computer Suite
24986 LA05 38 17 15 Sep - 15 Sep Friday 2pm - 3pm Engineering & Mathematics, EMG13, Computer Suite
Related Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
24941 LE01 180 44 24 Jul - 11 Sep Monday 10am - 11am Physics, 103, Kerr Grant Lecture Theatre
25 Jul - 12 Sep Tuesday 12pm - 1pm Physics, 103, Kerr Grant Lecture Theatre
27 Jul - 14 Sep Thursday 1pm - 2pm Physics, 103, Kerr Grant Lecture Theatre
28 Jul - 15 Sep Friday 12pm - 1pm Physics, 103, Kerr Grant Lecture Theatre
2 Oct - 23 Oct Monday 10am - 11am Physics, 103, Kerr Grant Lecture Theatre
3 Oct - 24 Oct Tuesday 12pm - 1pm Physics, 103, Kerr Grant Lecture Theatre
5 Oct - 26 Oct Thursday 1pm - 2pm Physics, 103, Kerr Grant Lecture Theatre
6 Oct - 27 Oct Friday 12pm - 1pm Physics, 103, Kerr Grant Lecture Theatre