Fall 2015 MATH 142 001 LEC

Elementary Algebraic Topology
Schedule: 
SectionDays/TimeLocationInstructorCCN
001 LECTuTh 930-11A 4 EVANSSUN, H54299
Units/CreditFinal Exam GroupEnrollment
47: TUESDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2015 3-6PLimit:31 Enrolled:26 Waitlist:0 Avail Seats:5 [on 10/04/15]
Additional Information: 

Prerequisites: 104 and 113.

Syllabus: This course provides an introduction to point-set topology and to elementary algebraic topology. Topics include: topological spaces and continuous maps, connectedness and compactness, identification spaces, fundamental group and covering spaces, triangulation, classification of surfaces, Euler characteristic and simplicial homology.

Office: 751 Evans

Office Hours: Tu 4pm-5pm, W 1pm-2pm, Th 11am-12pm or by appointment

Required Text: Armstrong, Basic Topology

Recommended Reading: Munkres, Topology (2nd edition)

Grading: Homework 20% + Midterm 1 20% + Midterm 2 20% + Final 40%

Homework: 

Course Webpage: https://math.berkeley.edu/~hongbins/m142f15.html