Instructor: Chi-Kwong Li
Course description:
The goal of the course is to provide training for the mathematical background to study
advanced courses,
which require abstract thinking and to understand
and write proofs for mathematical statements.
The course will cover the first 12 chapters (Chapter 0 - 11, yes, starting from 0!) of
the following required textbook.
Homework
LaTex
Challenging problems will be assigned from time to time;
extra-credits will be given to successful (or partially successful)
attempts.
Exams: Exam 1 Oct. 6 1:20 hrs (12:30-13:50) Exam 2 Nov. 17 1:20 hrs (12:30-13:50) Final Dec. 20 3 hrs (09:00-12:00) Grades (for homework, quizzes, exams, final grade, etc.): %: 0 - 60 - 65 - 70 - 75 - 80 - 83 - 87 - 90 - 93 - 100 F D C- C C+ B- B B+ A- A Assessment: Homework Exam. 1 Exam. 2 Final 30% 20% 20% 30% (Extra credit problems may add up to another 5%)
Zoom links, classnotes, homework lists are posted on blackboard.