Semester of Instruction
Irregular. Runs only if enough students enrol
Objectives and Content
The course is an introduction to ordinary cohomology of topological spaces.
The following topics are central:
Universal coefficient theorem, the cup product, Künneth theorem,
orientable manifolds, and Poincaré duality.
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.
Forms of Assessment
The grading scale used is A to F. Grade A is the highest passing grade in the grading scale, grade F is a fail.
MAT341: 5 ECTS