Name Cr Time Location Organiser
Large cardinals 5 Cr 5.9.2017 - 20.10.2017

Target group

Optional course.

Master's Programme in Mathematics and Statistics is responsible for the course.

The course belongs to the Mathematics and Applied mathematics module.

The course is available to students from other degree programmes.


Set Theory

Learning outcomes

Basic knowledge of the theory of large cardinals, their equivalents in terms of tree properties, compactness etc


Recommended time/stage of studies for completion: 1. or 2. year

Term/teaching period when the course will be offered: varying


Large cardinals, trees, compactness properties

Activities and teaching methods in support of learning


Study materials

Lecture notes

Assessment practices and criteria

Exam and excercises, Course will be graded with grades 1-5

Recommended optional studies

Master studies

Completion methods

Exam, other methods will be described later