    Course module   NWIIBC016  Category   BA (Bachelor)  Language of instruction   English  Offered by   Radboud University; Faculty of Science; Informatica en Informatiekunde;  Lecturer(s)     Academic year   2021   Period   KW2  (08/11/2021 to 30/01/2022) 
 Starting block   KW2  
 Course mode   fulltime  
 Remarks     Registration using OSIRIS   Yes  Course open to students from other faculties   Yes  Preregistration   No  Waiting list   No  Placement procedure    
     
After the course participants are able to:
 Work with binomial coefficients.
 Given a problem apply a suitable method for counting.
 Find closed formulas given recurrence relations.
 Apply basic concepts from graph theory.


The course Combinatorics teaches methods for coding, counting, and structuring discrete sets.
Instructional Modes
 Lecture
 Tutorial
 Presentation
 Selfstudy

 
The course Mathematical Structures (NWIIPC020) or a similar course.


The course is finalized with a written (digital) exam. Homework may lead to a bonus of 1 point maximum if one obtained at least a 5.0 for the exam.

 


   Required materialsBook'Discrete Mathematics and Its Applications', by Kenneth H. Rosen. We use the socalled 'Global edition' of the seventh edition. This course covers the chapters 6, 8 and 10. This book is also used in the course Mathematical Structures. 
ISBN  :   9781260091991 
Title  :   Discrete Mathematics and Its Applications 
Edition  :   8 


Instructional modesCourseAttendance Mandatory   Yes 

 TestsDigital ExamTest weight   1 
Test type   Digital exam with CIRRUS 
Opportunities   Block KW2, Block KW3, Block KW4 


  
 
 