CS 220

Major Prerequisites

Completion of CS 110.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to…

  • Interpret and explain concepts in propositional logic and first-order predicate logic.

  • Employ proof-solving techniques including direct proof, proof by contradiction, and mathematical induction.

  • Interpret and explain concepts in set theory and counting.

  • Employ combinatorics and discrete probability to solve theoretical and practical problems.

  • Recognize binary relations, functions, and their properties, including orders of magnitude.

  • Employ graphs and graph algorithms to solve theoretical and practical problems in graph theory.

  • Apply the curriculum to improve mathematical abstraction and critical thinking abilities.

Full syllabus is available upon request.

Textbook

The required text is Mathematical Structures for Computer Science: Discrete Mathematics and Its Applications 7th Edition by Judith Gersting for reading, reference, and homework. The older 6th Edition of the book is acceptable.

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Mr. Reaser
Teaching Instructor

Teaching Instructor at West Virginia University.