NMAK21002U Topics in Geometry
We will cover various advanced topics in modern and classic differential geometry and Riemannian geometry, such as prescribed curvature problems, variational problems in geometry, curvature flows, geometric analytical methods, with the precise content depending on the interests of the participants.
Academic qualifications equivalent to a BSc degree is recommended.
Please note that to prepare lectures as a participant in this topics course is a substantial time commitment. So participants should plan their time accordingly.
- Theory exercises
- 7,5 ECTS
- Type of assessment
- Continuous assessmentWeekly written assignments combined with 2-4 in-class oral presentations (depending on the number of enrolled students). The written assignments together are weighted the same as the in-class oral presentations together, and the course performance is assessed as a whole.
- All aids allowed
- Marking scale
- 7-point grading scale
- Censorship form
- No external censorship
One internal examiner
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.