University of the Western Cape
Cape Town, South Africa
Area of Study
Mathematics, Natural Sciences
Taught In English
APM112 and (MAT105 or MAT103)
Course Level Recommendations
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Host University Units20
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits4 - 5
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units6 - 7.5
Hours & Credits
At the end of the module students should be able to:
Solve problems in elementary set theory and logic.
Use combinatorial techniques to solve various enumerative
Formulate and solve counting problems in algebra and graph theory.
Introduction to axiomatic set theory and logic.
Introductory graph theory.
Breakdown of Learning Time:
Contact with lecturer /tutor: 42 hours, 3 lectures per week
Assignments & tasks: 30 hours, 2 practicals per week (4 hrs)
Practicals: 56 hours
Assessments: 10 hours
Self study: 62 hours
Total Learning Time: 200 hours
Method of Student Assessment:
Tutorial Tests (20%) Class Tests (30%) Examinations(50%)
Assessment Module type: CFA
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.