There will be 100 marks for the course: up to three makrs for up to three starred assignment handed in; further assignments handed in will be corrected but do not receive marks. Furthermore, there are two midterm examinations counting 15 marks each. The final examination counts 67 marks. All examinations are closed book examinations without any material (books, helpsheet and so on).

The lecture is Tuesday from 1200 hrs to 1400 hrs in S16#04-36, Friday from 1200 hrs to 1400 hrs in S16#04-36.

The tutorials start in week 3. They are on Wednesday from 09:00 to 10:00 hrs in S16#05-99, on Wednesday from 14:00 to 15:00 hrs in S16#05-99 and on Thursday from 15:00 to 16:00 in S9A#01-01.

There are two midterm tests and they are on Tuesday 15/09/2009 and Tuesday 03/11/2009, each time in the first half of the lecture.

Course notes are electronically available as a ps-file, a pdf-file made by the command ps2pdf and a pdf-file made by the command pdflatex.

Some pdf-viewers are only able to view one of these two types of pdf-files, so please try out which is better visable at your browser.

The hand outs (assignments) are always due at the lecture on Tuesday on the week where they will be presented in the tutorials. The assignments with a star (*) count on the minimum quote of three assignments to be handed in. Here the hand outs for AY 2009/2010:

Due Tuesday 25 August 2009: Exercises 1.5, 2.5*, 2.10 and 2.18 (ps-file, pdf-file).

Due Tuesday 01 September 2009: Exercises 2.22, 3.12, 4.6* and 4.9 (ps-file, pdf-file).

Due Tuesday 08 September 2009: Exercises 5.6*, 5.9, 6.7 and 6.11 (ps-file, pdf-file).

Due Tuesday 15 September 2009: Exercises 7.4, 7.10, 7.11, 8.9*, 8.12 and 8.14 (ps-file, pdf-file).

Due Tuesday 29 September 2009: Exercises 9.7, 9.10* and 9.14 (ps-file, pdf-file).

Due Wednesday 07 October 2009: Exercises 10.6*, 10.10, 10.13 and 10.22 (ps-file, pdf-file). Please refer to this hand out also for the tasks for the E-Learning Week; these are revising Section 9-13 and preparing and learning Sections 14 and 15 of the course notes (see above).

Due Tuesday 13 October 2009: Exercises 11.8, 11.14, 12.7* and 12.9 (ps-file, pdf-file).

Due Tuesday 20 October 2009: Exercises 13.6, 13.11* and 13.12 (ps-file, pdf-file).

Due Tuesday 27 October 2009: Exercises 14.4, 14.6 and 15.6* (ps-file, pdf-file).

Due Tuesday 03 November 2009: Exercises 15.11*, 15.12 and 16.9 (ps-file, pdf-file).

Due Tuesday 10 November 2009: Exercises 17.12, 17.13*, 18.9, 18.10, 18.11 (ps-file, pdf-file).

Handout on Final examination (ps-file, pdf-file).

Midterm Examination One (ps-file, pdf-file); Solution (ps-file, pdf-file).

Midterm Examination Two (ps-file, pdf-file); Solution (ps-file, pdf-file).

Final Examination (ps-file, pdf-file); Solution (ps-file, pdf-file).

Old hand outs are available for those interested; they are from 2004 and 2006.