PDF Version: A PDF version of this syllabus is available
Instructor. Jon McCammond
Office hours. TWTh 10:00-10:50 and by appointment in SH 6711
My Home Page. http://www.math.ucsb.edu/~jon.mccammond/
Course Home Page. http://www.math.ucsb.edu/~jon.mccammond/courses/winter12/232B/
Textbook. Algebraic Topology, by A. Hatcher, Cambridge University Press
Available online at http://www.math.cornell.edu/~hatcher/
Course description. (4 units) We will cover all of Chapter 3 in Hatcher, plus a few additional topics. Cohomology groups are the main focus of the course.
Grading. Your grade will be determined by homework scores, one midterm, a comprehensive take-home final exam and your participation in the class. The weights of each of these are as follows.
Homework Midterm Final Participation 30% 30% 30% 10%
Copyright Information. Please note that all written and web materials for this course have an implied copyright. In particular, you can xerox (or download) for your own use, but you may not reproduce them for others.