Course Description

The Introduction to Discrete Mathematics for Computer Science specialization offered by the University of California San Diego is designed to provide students with a strong foundation in the fundamental concepts of discrete mathematics and their application in computer science. This course is ideal for beginners who are interested in pursuing a career in computer science or for those who want to enhance their problem-solving skills. This specialization covers a wide range of topics, including mathematical theory and analysis, algorithms, critical thinking, graph theory, combinatorics, computational thinking, probability and statistics, computer programming, and Python programming. By the end of this course, students will have a solid understanding of these concepts and will be able to apply them to real-world problems. Through a combination of lectures, quizzes, and hands-on projects, students will develop their skills in computational logic, general statistics, theoretical computer science, probability distribution, strategy, creativity, experiment, calculus, game theory, visualization, and cryptography. These skills are essential for any aspiring computer scientist and will prepare students