21-701 Discrete Mathematics
Course Information and Handouts
The current course handouts can be found here: Handouts.pdf.
This file will contain all important
information about the course (syllabus, office hours, grading
system, exam dates, etc). Also, all homework assignments and any
updates will be added to this file as the course progresses. (There
will be one exception: solutions to homeworks or exams will be handed
out in class but will not be posted on-line.)
Normally, I will not answer
queries by email. If you have any questions,
please do one of the following:
- Talk to me after a class or come to my office (Wean Hall 7105)
during my regular office hours;
- Post your question at the discussion board via the blackboard (I will be
regularly checking it and answering all new queries);
- Finally, only if none of the above works, email me or phone my
The course Blackboard is available at: http://www.cmu.edu/blackboard/
It gives an access to the gradebook (under Tools) and the discussion forums
(under Discussion Board).
You can use Blackboard's forum to post your questions. Also, other
messages related to the course are welcome on the forum.
In particular, if you see a question by somebody else and you know the
answer or just want to add a comment, you are very welcome to post a
I will be checking the forum regularly during semester and posting
any queries that still need answers.
I hope that you will like the course!