104.271 Discrete Mathematics
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2020W, VO, 4.0h, 4.0EC


  • Semester hours: 4.0
  • Credits: 4.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to carry out graph theoretical proofs, to describe important graph theoretical concepts and algorithms, to understand advanced methods in combinatorics, number theory and algebra as well as to explain application of the theory of finite fields.

Subject of course

Higher Combinatorics, Graph Theory, Number Theory, Polynomials over Finite Fields

Teaching methods

Presentation of the subject

Mode of examination

Written and oral

Additional information

The discussion of the modalities of the lecture as well as the accompanying exercises is done in course of the first lecture.

The first lecture will be online by a ZOOM-meeting (see the corresponding TUWEL-course) o   

    Thursday, October 8, 2 pm    https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/96143411636

The full following lecture will be provided by online videos (available on TUWEL). Every second or third week there will be another ZOOM-meeting for questions.

The lecture is held in English. The exam can be taken only in English.

For the exercises please consult the corresponding TISS-page:


The exercise sheet will be avainlable on the TUWEL course of the exercise page, where the solved exercises must be indicated by ticking the appropriate boxes and the solutions have to be uploaded as pdf-files.

The exercises start on October 15, 2020n




Examination modalities



DayTimeDateRoomMode of examinationApplication timeApplication modeExam
Wed14:00 - 16:0023.06.2021 on-line über TUWELwritten&oral09.06.2021 08:00 - 21.06.2021 08:00TISSMD Drmota 23.6.21

Course registration

Use Group Registration to register.


Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
066 931 Logic and Computation 1. Semester
066 938 Computer Engineering 1. Semester


No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

The subjects of the mathematics courses of the first year in the curriculum of the bachelor studies is a prerequisite. This includes in particular some basic mathematical methods like induction, functions, relations, congruences as well as basic graph theory, algebra and linear algebra.