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Explore the role that discrete mathematics plays in the computer science behind the apps and programs people use every day. Learn discrete mathematics with online courses delivered through edX.

What is discrete mathematics?

Discrete mathematics is a branch of mathematics that deals with separable and distinct numbers. Combinations, graph theory, and logical statements are included, and numbers can be finite or infinite. While there are no hard and fast definitions of discrete mathematics, it's well known for the things it excludes, such as continuously varying quantities and all things related to them. Discrete mathematics is typically associated with computer science and vital to digital devices. Professionals use it to develop programs.

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How to learn discrete mathematics online

Pursue coursework in prime numbers and probability, as well as programming methods, propositional logic, and the theory of computation. Learners interested in this field can also study game theory or discrete geometry.

How can discrete mathematics enhance your career?

People with knowledge of discrete mathematics can work in many different fields, such as tech development. Many features on mobile phones, tablets, laptops, and GPS devices and their apps were made possible by discrete mathematics. Explore how online courses with edX can advance your personal and professional goals and start your learning journey today.

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