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COMP 1113 - Applied Mathematics

Computer Systems Part-time Studies Course

School of Computing and Academic Studies

Course Details

Comp 1113 is partially discrete mathematics, partially an introduction to linear equations. The purpose of this course is to give a strong foundation for future technical and programming courses. The course is divided into three parts: (1) Boolean algebra and design of logic circuits; (2) number systems and data representation; and (3) functions, linear equations, vectors and matrices.

Credits

4.0

Cost

$567.00

Winter 2019

Below are two offerings of this course for the Winter 2019 term.

CRN 43402

Sat Jan 05 - Sat Mar 30 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 05 - Mar 30 Sat 09:00 - 13:00 BBY SW01 Rm. 1021

Instructor

Goran Ruzic

Course Outline

Cost

$567.00

Notes

  1. IMPORTANT INFO: This course is equivalent to the Computer Systems Technology Diploma Full-time course. REGISTRATION: No registration is permitted after the course has started without department approval. No class on February 16 (Family Day).

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

In Progress

CRN 85286

Sat Jan 12 - Sat Apr 06 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 12 - Apr 06 Sat 14:00 - 18:00 BBY SW01 Rm. 1021

Instructor

Simin Sadat Chavoshi Jolfaee

Course Outline

Cost

$567.00

Notes

  1. IMPORTANT INFO: This course is equivalent to the Computer Systems Technology Diploma Full-time course. REGISTRATION: No registration is permitted after the course has started without department approval. No class February 16 (Family Day)

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

In Progress

Spring/Summer 2019

Below are two offerings of this course for the Spring/Summer 2019 term.

CRN 63399

Sat Apr 27 - Sat Jul 27 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 27 - Jul 27 Sat 09:00 - 13:00 BBY SE12 Rm. 302

Instructor

Simin Sadat Chavoshi Jolfaee

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$567.00

Notes

  1. IMPORTANT INFO: This course is equivalent to the Computer Systems Technology Diploma Full-time course.REGISTRATION: No registration is permitted after the course has started without department approval. No class on May 18 (Victoria Day) and June 29 (Canada Day).

This course offering is full. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

Full

CRN 52289

Mon Apr 29 - Mon Jun 24 8 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 29 - Jun 24 Mon/Thu 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE12 Rm. 302

Instructor

Goran Ruzic

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$567.00

Notes

  1. IMPORTANT INFO: This course is equivalent to the Computer Systems Technology Diploma Full-time course. REGISTRATION: No registration is permitted after the course has started without department approval. No class May 20 (Victoria Day).

This course offering is full. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

Full

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Explain the Boolean algebra concepts: values of TRUE and FALSE, basic and derived operators, postulates, algebraic laws and theorems, Boolean expressions and functions.
  • Compare and contrast combinational and sequential circuits.
  • Build a corresponding truth table for a Boolean expression.
  • Build a Boolean expression from a truth table.
  • Define canonical forms: Sum of Products (SOP) and Product of Sums (POS).
  • Simplify Boolean expressions using mathematical proof (Boolean algebra postulates, laws and theorems) and Karnaugh maps.
  • Apply mathematical concepts in real life problems by designing logic circuits using Boolean algebra: simple decision systems, adders, comparators, and decoders.
  • Explain the concept of positional number system.
  • Explain how numbers, text and graphics are represented inside the computer.
  • Perform arithmetic operations with numbers represented in different number systems (binary, octal, and hexadecimal) and different computer representations (1s and 2s complement, Excess, BCD, and floating point representation).
  • Decide if a system of linear equations has a unique solution (independent), an infinite number of solutions (dependent) or no solution (inconsistent).
  • Perform basic operations on matrices: addition and subtraction, multiplication with a scalar, multiplication, and finding the inverse.
  • Solve systems of linear equations with three unknowns using algebraic methods, determinants (Cramer’s rule) and matrices.

Effective as of Fall 2015

Related Programs

COMP 1113 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Computing and Academic Studies

  1. Computer Systems
    Part-time   Certificate
  2. Computer Systems Technology
    Full-time   Diploma

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Winter 2019

Books for Winter 2019 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

PT 43402

Comp 1113 Intro Math For Computer Science (Aug 2014)
Author Comp: Gutica
Binding Spiral
Price $10.95
Required

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Comp 1113 Lecture Notes (Jan 2019)
Author Comp : Ruzic
Binding Paperback
Price $8.50
Required

PT 85286 (JOLFAEE)

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Comp 1113 Lecture Notes (Jan 2019)
Author Comp : Ruzic
Binding Paperback
Price $8.50
Required

Spring/Summer 2019

Books for Spring/Summer 2019 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

Comp 1113 Intro Math For Computer Science (Aug 2014)
Author Comp: Gutica
Binding Spiral
Price $10.95
Required

Image not available
Comp 1113 Lecture Notes (Jan 2019)
Author Comp : Ruzic
Binding Paperback
Price $8.50
Required

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