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This is an introduction to formal logic and how it is applied in computer science, electronic engineering, linguistics and philosophy. You will learn propositional logic—its language, interpretations and proofs, and apply it to solve problems in a wide range of disciplines.

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Week 1The Syntax of Propositional Logic; Truth Tables; Classifying Propositions

Week 2. Relationships between Propositions; Tree Proofs; Soundness and Completeness

Weeks 3–5. Applications to different reasoning domains (take at least two):
  • Electronic Engineering — simplifying digital circuits
  • Philosophy — vagueness and borderline cases
  • Computer Science — databases, resolution and propositional Prolog
  • Linguistics — meaning: implication vs implicature
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  • - Historical and Philosophical Studies
  • Jen Davoren - Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering
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The University of Melbourne is an internationally recognised research intensive University with a strong tradition of excellence in teaching, research, and community engagement. Established in 1853, it is Australia's second oldest University.
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