Loyola University Chicago

Mathematics and Statistics

MATH 201: Introduction to Discrete Mathematics & Number Theory

Credit Hours

3

Prerequisites

MATH 161

Description

This course covers topics from discrete mathematics and number theory, areas of mathematics not seen in calculus courses and abundant in applications, and provides students with the concepts and techniques of mathematical proof needed in 300-level courses in mathematics. In particular, students will obtain an understanding of the basic concepts and techniques involved in constructing rigorous proofs of mathematical statements.