Instructor: Igor Pak
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Class schedule: MWF 1:00 - 1:50, MS 5117
Recitation: Tu 1:00 - 1:50, MS 5117
Office Hours: M 2-3:30, MS 6125
Teaching Assistant: Shagnik Das (email@example.com, add .edu at the end)
TA Office Hours: Tu 2-4, MS 6160
Textbook: J. Matousek, J. Nesetril (MN), Invitation to Discrete Mathematics, Oxford Univ Press, Second Edition.
Additional reading will be posted on this page if necessary.
Grading: Homeworks: 20%, Midterm: 20%, Final: 60%.
Difficulty: This is an introductory course in Combinatorics and Graph Theory. The students are expected to learn the theory and solve problems on the homeworks. The problems will be both computational and require some proof abilities.
Other expectations: I would guess that the average student should spend about 8-10 hours per week outside of class to get a decent grade. Much of this time should be spent on the homeworks, but some should be spent on reading the book and absorbing the class material.
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Last updated 4/2/2012