MATH 1240

Elementary Discrete Mathematics

(Laboratory required) The course is intended for students in mathematically rich disciplines including those planning to enter an Honours or Major program in Mathematics or Statistics. An introduction to Discrete Mathematics. Topics include mathematical induction, modular arithmetic, Boolean algebras, basic sentential logic, elementary set theory and functional notation, partial orders, basic graph theory, basic counting. Not to be held with MATH 3120. Prerequisite: Pre-calculus Mathematics 40S (60%) or the former Mathematics 40S (300) (60%), or the Mathematical Skills course taught by Extended Education (C).

Winter 2018 sections

Lecture section

  • A01
    Instructors: David Gunderson
    CRN: 53270
    Lecture Location: 100 Fletcher Argue
    Dates: January 03 – April 06
    Time: 12:30–13:20, M.W.F.

Lab sections

  • B01
    CRN: 53271
    Tutorial Location: 124 Machray Hall
    Dates: January 05 – April 06
    Time: 14:30–15:20, F.
  • B02
    CRN: 53272
    Tutorial Location: 124 Machray Hall
    Dates: January 05 – April 06
    Time: 08:30–09:20, F.
  • B03
    CRN: 53273
    Tutorial Location: 301 Biological Sciences
    Dates: January 05 – April 06
    Time: 14:30–15:20, F.
  • B04
    CRN: 53274
    Tutorial Location: 301 Biological Sciences
    Dates: January 05 – April 06
    Time: 08:30–09:20, F.

Important Dates

December 11 – December 21: Fall Term Exam Period (includes tests and midterm exams for Fall/Winter Term classes)

December 22 – January 1: Winter Holiday (University Closed)

Upcoming Exams

MATH 1020 Final Exam
Monday, December 18 at 1:30 p.m.

MATH 2140 A01 Final Exam
Tuesday, December 19 at 9:00 a.m.

MATH 2160 A01 Final Exam
Wednesday, December 20 at 9:00 a.m.

MATH 3120 A01 Final Exam
Wednesday, December 20 at 9:00 a.m.

Upcoming Seminar

Colloquium talk:
Seth Wolbert
Friday, January 12 at 14:30, 418 Machray Hall.