## MATH 402 Enumerative Combinatorics

**MATH 402**

**Enumerative Combinatorics**

**Units: 3.00**

Enumerative combinatorics is concerned with counting the number of elements of a finite set. The techniques covered include inclusion-exclusion, bijective proofs, double-counting arguments, recurrence relations, and generating functions. Given jointly with MATH 802.

**Learning Hours:**120 (36 Lecture, 84 Private Study)

**Requirements:**Prerequisite MATH 210 or MATH 211. Recommended Experience with abstract mathematics and mathematical proof, and a good foundation in linear algebra.

**Offering Faculty:**Faculty of Arts and Science

## Mathematics and Statistics

https://www.queensu.ca/academic-calendar/graduate-studies/programs-study/mathematics-statistics/

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics is located in its own building, Jeffery Hall. Graduate students are provided with study space in Jeffery Hall and most classes and seminars are scheduled in the building.

## Mathematics and Statistics (MATH)

https://www.queensu.ca/academic-calendar/graduate-studies/courses-instruction/math/

The department offers a selection of courses from the following list each academic year. Course offerings for the current academic year can be found on the Department of Mathematics and Statistics website .

## Mathematics – Major (Science) – Bachelor of Science (Honours)

Subject: Administered by the Department of Mathematics and Statistics. Plan: Consists of 60.00 units as described below. Program: The Plan, alone, or in combination with a Minor in another subject, and with sufficient electives to total 120.00 units, will lead to a Bachelor of Science (Honours) Degree.

## Computing, Mathematics and Analytics – Specialization (Computing) – Bachelor of Computing (Honours)

**...**467 ; **MATH** 401 ;
**MATH** **402** ; **MATH** 418 .
iv. Discrete **Math** and Optimization: CISC 466 ; **MATH****...**

## Computing, Mathematics and Analytics – Specialization (Computing) – Bachelor of Computing (Honours)

**...**467; **MATH** 401; **MATH** **402**; **MATH** 418. iv. Discrete **Math** and Optimization: CISC 466 ; **MATH****...**

## Biotechnology – Specialization (Science) – Bachelor of Science (Honours)

**...**A. **MATH** 126 may be substituted for **MATH****...**341 , BIOL 401 , BIOL **402** , BIOL 403 , BIOL**...**

## Concurrent Education Degree Requirements

https://www.queensu.ca/academic-calendar/education/concurrent-education-program/degree-requirements/

**...**WRIT, LING
Mathematics
Any **MATH** or STAT are**...**401 /3.0, BIOL **402** /3.0, BIOL**...**