Course Calendar

Please note:
MondayWednesdayFriday
Jan 1 - Jan 5 First day of class
Introduction, overview
Review: Notation, Induction
Begin §3: Divisibility
Jan 8 - Jan 12 Finish §3: Divisibility
§4: Representations of Integers
Finish §4
§5: The GCD
Finish §5
§6: The Euclidean Algorithm
Jan 15 - Jan 19 Finish §6
§7: Prime Numbers
Start §8: The Fundamental Theorem of Arithmetic HW1 DUE
Finish §8
Jan 22 - Jan 26 HW2 DUE
Jan 29 - Feb 2
Feb 5 - Feb 9
Feb 12 - Feb 16 NO CLASS MIDTERM 1
Feb 19 - Feb 23 NO CLASS NO CLASS NO CLASS
Feb 26 - Mar 2
Mar 5 - Mar 9
Mar 12 - Mar 16
Mar 19 - Mar 23 MIDTERM 2
Mar 26 - Mar 30 NO CLASS
Apr 2 - Apr 6 NO CLASS

Course outline

We will cover the following sections of the textbook, not necessarily in this order. Deviations from this plan may be necessary. Depending on time availability we will also cover some of the following topics: