SCQF Level 10
Academic year(s): 2019-2020
SCOTCAT credits : 15
ECTS credits : 7
Level : SCQF Level 10
Availability restrictions: Not automatically available to General Degree students
The aim of this module is to introduce students to some topics in the mathematics of combinatorial structures. This theory has wide applications, both in classical mathematics and in theoretical computer science. Topics to be covered may include: coding theory, finite geometries, Latin squares, designs.
Pre-requisite(s): Before taking this module you must pass MT2504 or pass MT2505
Weekly contact: 2.5 lectures (x 10 weeks) and 1 tutorial (x 10 weeks).
As used by St Andrews: 2-hour Written Examination = 100%
Re-assessment: 2-hour Written Examination = 100%
Module coordinator: Professor C M Roney-Dougal
Module teaching staff: Prof Colva Roney-Dougal, Dr James Belk