Lectures, Course Outline, and Learning Objectives

Section L0101 (Azadeh Farzan)

Prof. Farzan's lecture slides are posted on her personal website.

Section L0201 (François Pitt)

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Lecture summaries

Every week, specific sections of the textbooks will be posted as readings. You should read these sections to prepare for the following week's lectures and tutorials.
At the end of each week, a short summary of the material covered during tutorials and lectures will be posted. When these files are in plain text (ASCII), they will use the notation listed above for mathematical symbols.

  1. Readings: section 1.6 from Martin's book (and review sections 1.1 and 1.2 as needed);
    sections 1.1, 1.2 from Prof. Hadzilacos' notes (and review chapter 0 as needed).
    Week 1 lecture notes / Week 1 tutorial problems (with solutions)
  2. Readings: sections 1.3, 4.1, 4.2 from Prof. Hadzilacos' notes.
    Week 2 lecture notes / Week 2 tutorial problems (with solutions)
  3. Readings: sections 4.1, 4.3-4.5, 1.1 from Prof. Hadzilacos' notes.
    Week 3 lecture notes / Week 3 tutorial notes (with solutions)
  4. Readings: Chapter 3 from Prof. Hadzilacos' notes.
    Week 4 lecture notes / Week 4 tutorial notes (with solutions)
  5. Readings: Chapter 3 from Prof. Hadzilacos' notes.
    Week 5 lecture notes (updated at 11:17 on Wed 15 Feb) / Additional notes on induction / Week 5 tutorial notes (with solutions)
  6. Readings: none for this week
    Week 6 lecture notes / Week 6 tutorial notes (with solutions)
  7. Readings: sections 2.1, 2.2, 2.7, 2.8. from Prof. Hadzilacos' notes.
    Week 7 lecture notes / Week 7 tutorial notes (with solutions)
  8. Readings: sections 2.3, 2.4, 2.5. from Prof. Hadzilacos' notes.
    Week 8 lecture notes: see Prof. Farzan's page / Week 8 tutorial notes (with solutions)
  9. Readings: sections 1.4, 2.1, 2.2 from Martin's book
    sections 7.1, 7.3 from Prof. Hadzilacos' notes.
    Week 9 lecture notes / Week 9 tutorial notes (with solutions)
  10. Readings: sections 2.1, 2.2, 2.3 from Martin's book
    sections 7.3, 7.4 from Prof. Hadzilacos' notes.
    Week 10 lecture notes / Week 10 tutorial notes (with solutions)
  11. Readings: chapter 3 from Martin's book
    sections 7.2, 7.4, 7.6 from Prof. Hadzilacos' notes.
    Week 11 lecture notes / Week 11 tutorial notes (with solutions)— updated at 10:00 on Thu 5 Apr
  12. Readings: chapter 3 from Martin's book
    section 7.4 from Prof. Hadzilacos' notes.
    Week 12 lecture notes / (no tutorial this week)

Course outline

Lecture topics

Learning objectives

By the end of this course, students should...