Algebra and Logic
This page contains information on the
mainstream Unit of Study
Algebra and Logic.
- Taught in Semester 1.
- Credit point value: 6.
- Classes per week: Three lectures and one tutorial.
- Lecturer(s): David Easdown .
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MATH3066 handbook entry
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Click here to get an
Information Sheet, which has basic information about the course and an outline.
Click here to get
Introductory Notes on Implication.
Click here to get
Deduction Rules for the Propositional and Predicate Calculi.
Click below for scans of (rough) notes by the lecturer. These should become available shortly after the dates listed.
- Week 1:
- Week 2:
- Week 3:
- Week 4:
- Week 5:
- Week 6:
- Week 7:
- Week 8:
01 May, 03 May, 04 May
- Week 9:
08 May, 10 May, 11 May
- Week 10:
15 May, 17 May, 18 May
- Week 11:
22 May, 24 May, 25 May
- Week 12:
29 May, 31 May, 01 June
- Week 13:
05 June, 07 June, 08 June
Tutorials, Exercise Sheets and Solutions
Tutorials commence in Week 2. Solutions will be made available at the end of the relevant week.
Information relating to the assessments for this course will appear here when it becomes available. There will be two assignments worth 15% each and two
assignment peer reviews, where students read and comment on each other's work,
initiated in tutorials, worth 5% each. The final exam is worth 60%.
- First Assignment, due in Week 7 (at the Wednesday lecture, 26 April)
- Peer Review of First Assignment, commencing during Week 8
- Second Assignment, due in Week 12 (at the Wednesday lecture, 31 May)
Assignment Questions (not yet available)
- Peer Review of Second Assignment, commencing during Week 13
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