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.
Linear algebra I & II, Algebra I, Vector analysis, Topology I & II
Basic homotopy theory and theory of vector bundles
Recommended time/stage of studies for completion: 1. or 2. year
Term/teaching period when the course will be offered: varying
Homotopy theory and the fundamental group; basic theory of differentiable manifolds, tangent bundles and more generally vector bundles; homotopy classification of vector bundles
Activities and teaching methods in support of learning
Lectures and exercise classes
Lecture notes; J. Milnor, J. Stasheff: Characteristic classes; D. Husemoller: Fibre bundles
Assessment practices and criteria
Exam and excercises, Course will be graded with grades 1-5
Exam, other methods will be described later