2020 - 2021 Graduate Bulletin


Course Description

MA 516 Topology 4 cr. (4-0-0)

  • Graded: A/F
  • Prerequisite: Graduate student in mathematics or instructor permission.

This is an advanced course in topology. The instructor will ​cover​ the following topics: topological spaces, continuous functions,  compactness, connectedness, the fundamental group, and homology. ​Additionally, the instructor may focus on topics such as: ​the classification of surfaces, cohomology, ​the Lefschetz fixed-point theorem, the Borsuk-Ulam theorem, or topics from knot theory.