MATH 485

Mathematical Cryptography

Mathematics College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences

Course Description

A mathematical introduction to some of the high points of modern cryptography.

When Taught

Fall

Grade Rule

Grade Rule 8: A, B, C, D, E, I (Standard grade rule)

Min

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

0

Recommended

Math 371

Title

A mathematical introduction to modern cryptography

Learning Outcome

Students should know the definitions, being familiar with standard examples, and being able to solve mathematical and algorithmic problems by directly using the material taught in the course. This includes appropriate use of Maple, Mathematica, or another appropriate computing language. For more detailed information visit the Math 485 Wiki page.