|Topology (340-49-301)||Instructor: Ash, J.M.|
Office: 519 SAC
Office Hours: TTh 10:15 - 11:45, also by appointment
Either MAT 141 or MAT 215, and either MAT 220 or MAT 262. Prerequisites are strictly enforced by the Math Department. A prerequisite can only be waived by approval of the instructor and the department chair.
Introduction to Metric and Topological Spaces, W. A. Sutherland, Oxford
Summary of Course
Chapter 1: Review of Some Real Analysis
Chapter 2: Metric Spaces
Chapter 3: Topological Spaces
Chapter 4: Hausdorff Condition
Chapter 5: Compact Spaces
Chapter 6: Connected Spaces
Chapter 7: Convergence in Metric Spaces
Chapter 8: Uniform Convergence
Chapter 9: Complete Metric Spaces
Midterm and final exams, in class and closed book will count equally in determining a preliminary grade. Homework will be assigned each class day, discussed the next class day, collected the next class day and will increase or decrease the preliminary grade by at most one grade. For example, B+ and satisfactory homework = A-. Make-up exams will not be given. The final exam will be from 8:45-11:00 on Monday, June 5, 2006.
Classroom lectures and discussion.
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