|MAT 589 Spring 2017 Problem Sets||MAT 589 Spring 2017 Syllabus|
MAT 589 Course Webpage
Course Announcements Announcements about the course will be posted here. Please check the site regularly for announcements (which will also be given in lecture).
Course Description This course offers a systematic introduction to algebraic geometry, from a modern, scheme-theoretic perspective.
Prerequisites MAT 536, or permission of instructor. Familiarity with material covered by MAT 545 would be helpful, but is not required.
Although it is not listed as a required textbook, this semester the
course will closely follow the following textbook.
Lectures The instructor for this course is Jason Starr. All instruction will occur in lectures. A tentative schedule will be posted in the syllabus.
Lecture is held Tuesdays and Thursdays, 1PM 2:20PM in Physics P122.
Grading System As will be discussed at the first class meeting, grading will be based on class participation and problem sets.
Required Syllabi Statements
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Americans with Disabilities
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Students who require assistance during emergency evacuation are encouraged to discuss their needs with their professors and Disability Support Services. For procedures and information go to the following website: http://www.stonybrook.edu/ehs/fire/disabilities.
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