MA3403 Algebraic Topology I

Fall Semester 2009

Messages: 24.11: Office hours before the final: Friday December 11, 10-12, room 1254, Sentralbygg II.

08.10: The oral final will be given over one or two days in December (depending on the number of candidates), the planned dates are the 14th and the 15th. If you have a preference, please send me an email indicating which day you prefer.

Lecturer: Idar Hansen. Room 1254, Sentralbygg II. Telephone 73 59 35 28.
Office hours: Wednesday 11-12.

Lectures: Tuesday 12.15 - 14.00, Seminar room 656, Sentralbygg II.
Thursday 08.15 - 10.00, Seminar room 734, Sentralbygg II.

Course material: James W. Vick: Homology Theory - An Introduction to Algebraic Topology, 2nd edition, Graduate Texts in Mathematics vol. 145, Springer, 1994.
Final syllabus: Chapters 1, 2, 3, 5 (To the middle of page 135 where the discussion of the Hopf invariant starts. Also the Acyclic Model Theorem and later proofs using that theorem are not included in the syllabus) and 6 ( Only the statement in Corollary 6.28 on page 174).
Final exam: Oral exam.