See https://www.anu.edu.au/covid-19-advice. In Sem 1 2022, this course is delivered on campus with adjustments for remote participants.
This is a special topics course which introduces students to the key concepts and techniques of:
- First order logic
- Axiomatisation of set theory
- Model theory
- Godel's Incompleteness Theorem.
Note: This is an HPC. It emphasises mathematical rigour and proof.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- Explain the fundamental concepts from the foundations of mathematics and its role in modern mathematics and applied contexts.
- Demonstrate accurate and efficient use of logical and set theoretical techniques.
- Demonstrate capacity for mathematical reasoning through analyzing, proving and explaining concepts from the foundations of mathematics.
- Assignments (80) [LO 1,2,3]
- Final Exam (20) [LO 1,2]
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WorkloadOffered subject to staff availability and student demand. Regular meetings.
Requisite and Incompatibility
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