Fall 2012 MATH 143 001 LEC

Elementary Algebraic Geometry
Schedule: 
SectionDays/TimeLocationInstructorCCN
001 LECMWF 11-12P 4 EVANSLOTT, J W54271
Units/CreditFinal Exam GroupEnrollment
42: MONDAY, DECEMBER 10, 2012 1130-230PLimit:36 Enrolled:24 Waitlist:0 Avail Seats:12 [on 11/02/12]
Additional Information: 

Prerequisites: 113.

Syllabus: Algebraic geometry looks at the relationship between the geometry of solution sets of equations, i.e. vanishing sets of polynomial equations, and the algebraic properties of the equations. We will begin with an introduction to commutative algebra and then proceed to algebraic geometry proper.

Office: 897 Evans

Office Hours: MWF11-12

Required Text: 1. Reid, Undergraduate Commutative Algebra 2. Reid, Undergraduate Algebraic Geometry

Recommended Reading: 

Grading: 2/3 homework, 1/3 final

Homework: there will be weekly homework assignments

Course Webpage:  http://www.math.berkeley.edu/~lott/math143.html