Catalogue of Modules, University of Nottingham

G51MCS Mathematics for Computer Scientists
(Last Updated:04 May 2017)

Year  11/12

Total Credits: 10

Level: Level 1

Target Students:  Qualifying year undergraduate students in the School of Computer Science. Also available to students from other Schools with the agreement of the module convenor.  Available to JYA/Erasmus students.
  This Module has been identified as being particularly suitable for first year students, including those from other Schools.

Taught Semesters:

Autumn Assessed by end of Autumn Semester 

Prerequisites: None.

Corequisites:  None.

Summary of Content:  

This module is part of the Foundations of Computer Science theme in the School of Computer Science.

The module covers basic concepts in mathematics of relevance to the development of computer software. Some topics are linked to problems in G51APS. This module provides relevant mathematical techniques, whilst G51APS provides additional motivation.