NWCCD 2020-21 Catalog 
    Mar 31, 2023  
NWCCD 2020-21 Catalog [This is an Archived Catalog.]

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MATH 2300 - Discrete Structures

Introduces the mathematical concepts that serve as foundations of computer science: logic, set theory, relations and functions, graphs (directed and undirected), inductively defined structures (lists and trees), and applications of mathematical induction. Provides an introduction to abstract and rigorous thinking in advanced mathematics and computer science.

Credits: 3

Instructional Method Lecture

Grade of C or better in COSC 1030 Computer Science I or MATH 2200 Calculus I or MATH 2350 Business Calculus I or instructor consent.

Minimum Student Competencies
Upon completion of MATH 2300 Discrete Structures, the student will:

  1. Select the most effective mathematical strategy for real-world and theoretical problems.
  2. Apply mathematical techniques.
  3. Analyze data using appropriate mathematical methods.
  4. Incorporate technology into mathematical applications.
  5. Evaluate mathematical situations to make logical inferences and conclusions.
  6. Express mathematical ideas precisely both verbally and in writing.

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