CSC1300 Discrete Structures

Instructor: Jason M. Grant, PhD
email: jason.grant (AT) villanova (DOT) edu

Tuesday, 11:00am – 12:30pm (Mendel 292A)
Wednesday, 1:30pm – 2:30pm (via Zoom)

No appointments are necessary for office hours; however, signing up ahead of time helps me and other students plan accordingly. You may do so here (new link coming soon). Please contact me by email to request a meeting time outside of my regularly scheduled hours, if needed.

Final Exam: Tuesday, May 9 11:30AM – 2PM. Location TBD.


Schedule of Topics
  • Mathematical Statements and Logic
  • Sets
  • Relations and Functions
  • Additive and Multiplicative Principals
  • Permutations and Combinations
  • Counting and Binomial Coefficients
  • Counting with Repetitions
  • Introduction to Sequences
  • Arithmetic and Geometric Sequences
  • Proofs
  • Graphs
  • Trees
  • Planar Graphs
  • Graph Coloring
  • Paths and Cycles in Graphs