Algebraic Topology

Study facts

Course codeMAT244
ECTS credits10
Teaching semesterSpring, Autumn
Number of semesters1
Teaching language
Norwegian (English if exchange students attend the seminars)
Study levelPostgraduate Courses
Belongs toDepartment of Mathematics

Objectives and Content

The course is an introduction to algebraic topology, including homotopy and homology.

Subject Overlap

MAT341: 10 ECTS

Semester of Instruction

Irregular. Runs only if enough students enrol

Learning Outcomes

The goal of the course is to give the students insight into basic ideas and methods of algebraic topology.

Required Previous Knowledge

The following qualifications are recommended: Approximately 70 ECTS in mathematics, including courses in real analysis, algebra and topology.

Recommended Previous Knowledge

MAT220, MAT242

Forms of Assessment

Oral examination

Grading Scale

The grading scale used is A to F. Grade A is the highest passing grade in the grading scale, grade F is a fail.