Mathematics Demystified

Module code: G1010
Level 4
15 credits in spring semester
Teaching method: Lecture, Workshop
Assessment modes: Computer based exam

What makes the world work? Logic, algorithms, connected graphs (the London Underground), elementary number theory, encryption, error correction.

This module is suitable for anyone with GCSE-level maths and an interest in graphs and numbers.

Module learning outcomes

  • Understand elementary logic
  • Be able to use various algorithms, including the RSA algorithm
  • Correct a message with few errors