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This is an introduction to predicate logic and how it is applied in computer science, electronic engineering, linguistics, mathematics and philosophy. Building on your knowledge of propositional logic, you will learn predicate logic—its language, interpretations and proofs, and apply it to solve problems in a wide range of disciplines.

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Syllabus

Week 1The Syntax of Predicate LogicTranslations using quantifiers

Week 2Models for Predicate Logic; Classifying propositions and argumentsFinite and Infinite Domains

Week 3Tree Proofs for Predicate LogicSoundness and Completeness

Week 4. Identity; Functions; Counting 

Weeks 5–8. Applications to different reasoning domains (take at least three):
  • Electronic Engineering — simplifying digital circuits with timing
  • Philosophy — definite descriptions and existence
  • Computer Science — databases, resolution and Prolog
  • Linguistics — quantificational scope
  • Mathematics — limits, continuity and quantifier alternation
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  • - Historical and Philosophical Studies
  • Jen Davoren - Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering
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