Tuesdays and Thursdays 1-2:30 pm, in Cupples I, room 111.
|Instructor||phone||office||office hours (tentative)|
|Renato Feres||5-6752||Cupples I firstname.lastname@example.org||MWF 2-3 and TuTh 3-4 (also by appoint.)|
The textbook is: TOPOLOGY - 2/ed, by James R. Munkres (Prentice Hall).
Topics. The course will contain the basics on general topological and metric spaces. The main topics are: metric spaces; connectedness and compactness; countability and separation axioms; complete metric spaces; product topology and the Tychonov theorem; Baire spaces and dimension. We will cover, roughly, the material corresponding to chapters 2, 3, 7, 8 of the textbook, as well as and parts of chapters 1, 4, 5, 6.
Prerequisites: Math 411.
Homeworks and exams: There will be weekly homework sets, worth 30% of the final grade, one midterm exam, worth 30%, and a final exam, worth 40%. The dates are as follows:
|Midterm||Tuesday - October 15||1-2:30pm||Cupples I 111|
|Final||Monday - December 16||1-3pm||Cupples I 111|