Oct 10th 2016

Games without Chance: Combinatorial Game Theory (Coursera)

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This course will cover the mathematical theory and analysis of simple games without chance moves. This course explores the mathematical theory of two player games without chance moves. We will cover simplifying games, determining when games are equivalent to numbers, and impartial games.


Week 1: What is a Combinatorial Game?

Week 2: Playing Multiple Games

Week 3: Comparing Games

Week 4: Numbers and Games

Week 5: Simplifying Games

Week 6: Impartial Games

Week 7: What You Can Do From Here