Math 365 (Combinatorics), Fall 2018
Syllabus

Lectures: Tu, Th   10:00 - 11:40,  room NAC  5/108  

Lecturer: Vladimir Shpilrain  Office: NAC 4118b  Phone: (212) 650-5158
e-mail: shpil@groups.sci.ccny.cuny.edu   web page:  http://www.sci.ccny.cuny.edu/~shpil/

Office hours: Tu, Th 1:00-2:00 or by appointment

Homework: Homework problems will be distributed in class once a week.

Textbook: Kenneth H. Rosen, Discrete Mathematics and its applications, 7th edition, McGraw Hill.

Material to be covered (tentative): Chapter 2, Sections 2.1--2.4; Chapter 5, Sections 5.1, 5.2;
Chapter 6, Sections 6.1--6.5; Chapter 8, Sections 8.1--8.3, 8.5; Chapter 10, Sections 10.1--10.8;
Chapter 11, Sections 11.1, 11.2, 11.4, 11.5.

Approximate grading weights:

3 exams: 30 % each
Quiz: 10 %

There will be no early or make-up exams.