Discrete Math II, MAT 351, Spring 2005
This is the home page and first day handout for MAT 351, section 001,
from 2:30 -- 3:45 in CBC-C235. My name is Dr. Arthur
My office is CBC-B 308 and I can be reached at 895-0378.
Important information announced in class will also be posted on WebCT.
Text: Edward R. Scheinerman, Mathematics, A Discrete
Brooks Cole Publishing, 2000.
Grading Scheme: The grading in this course is as follows:
Number theory and public key codes (including parts of Chapters 7 and
Combinatorics, lattices, and graphs (including parts of Chapter 9).
Exams one and two will have an in class component and a take home
Exam three is a take home exam. The take home components are due
the following Monday at the beginning of class. There is
preset correlation between numerical grades and your final letter
A letter grade (without + or -) will be included with the return of
exam and will cover all exams up to then. Late homework will be
but there is a penalty (to be explained in class). Current grades will
be posted on WebCT after every exam.
Programing, 10%. Program assignment
1 from '04.
assignment 2 from '04.
Exam 1, Wednesday, February 16th: 16%. Sample
Exam 2, Wednesday, March 16th: 16%. Sample
Exam 3, Wednesday, April 27th: 16%.
Final, Wednesday, May 11th, 3:10 pm to 5:10pm: 32%. Sample
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is no one in my office during the last half of the office hour, I will
feel free to leave, so please arrive early. Office hours begin the
week of classes.
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- January 18th: Instruction and late registration begin.
- January 24th: Final date for late registration, course
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- March 18th: Final date to drop or withdraw from classes,
courses (see class schedule).
- March 20th -- March 26th: Spring Break.
- May 2nd -- May 7th: Study Week.
- <>May 9th -- May 14th: Final examinations.>
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