MMAT5510  Foundation of Advanced Mathematics  2017/18
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Course Year:
2017/18
Term:
1
Announcement
 The final examination will be held at 7pm on 14 Dec and the venue will be ELB LT2.
General Information
Lecturer

Dr. CHAN Kai Leung
 Office: LSB 202A
 Tel: 3943 7969
 Email:
Teaching Assistant

Mr. CHAU Chi Fai
 Office: LSB 222B
 Tel: 3943 7963
 Email:
Time and Venue
 Lecture: Th 6:30PM  9:15PM, Wong Foo Yuan Bldg LT4
Course Description
The course is intended to build a solid foundation for the students on the essential topics and the rigorous reasoning of mathematics. It includes the discussion of logic, sets and functions, cardinality and countability, basic number theory, real number and limits.
Lecture Notes
 Chapter 1: Sets and Logic
 Elementary Set Theory (Part II)
 Chapter 2: Natural Numbers
 Introduction to Real Analysis (Suggested reading: Chapter 1.3 and Appendix B)
 Chapter 3: Finite and Infinite Sets (Updated)
 Solution to Quiz 1
 Chapter 4: A Glimpse of Number Theory
 Solution to Quiz 2
 Chapter 5: A Glimpse of Real Analysis
 Solution to Final Examination
Assignments
 Supplementary Exercise 1 (Not need to submit)
 Assignment 1 (due date: 28 Sept)
 Supplementary Exercise 2 (Not need to submit) (Question 6 corrected)
 Assignment 2 (due date: 26 Oct)
 Supplementary Exercise 3 (Not need to submit)
 Assignment 3 (due date: 30 Nov)
 Supplementary Exercise 4 (Not need to submit)
 Supplementary Exercise 5 (Not need to submit) (updated)
Quizzes and Exams
Solutions
Assessment Scheme
Assignments  10%  
Quiz 1 (12 Oct)  20%  
Quiz 2 (9 Nov)  20%  
Final Examination (14 Dec)  50% 
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