MATH 422

Combinatorial Mathematics

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0-0

Permutations and combinations, generating functions, recurrence relations, inclusion-exclusion principle. Mobius inversion, Polya's enumeration theorem. Ramsey's theorem, systems of distinctive representatives, combinatorial designs, algorithmic aspects of combinatorics.


  • MATH 212 or MATH 233C; and
  • MATH 222 and 1.5 units of 300- or 400-level MATH course; or
  • permission of the department.

Undergraduate course in Mathematics offered by the Department of Mathematics and Statistics in the Faculty of Science.

Fall 2018 Spring 2019 Summer 2019

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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