NMAK15023U  Topics in algebraic topology (TopTopics)

Volume 2015/2016

MSc programme in Mathematics


We will cover various topics in contemporary algebraic topology, with the precise content depending on the intersts of the participants.

Learning Outcome
  • Knowledge: To display knowledge of the course topics and content, at the level of a beginning researcher.
  • Skills: To be able to use the acquired knowledge to perform computations.
  • Competencies: To be able to produce independent proofs in extension of
    the acquired knowledge.
MS students who have taken AlgTop2 and preferably CatTop in block 1.
Lectures and exercise sessions.
7,5 ECTS
Type of assessment
Continuous assessment
One weekly set of exercises
Marking scale
passed/not passed
Censorship form
No external censorship

30 minutes oral exam without preparation time and without aids.

Criteria for exam assesment

The student must in a satisfactory way demonstrate that he/she has mastered the learning outcome of the course.

  • Category
  • Hours
  • Lectures
  • 36
  • Theory exercises
  • 27
  • Preparation
  • 143
  • Total
  • 206