Applicants from Nordic countries: 1 June for the autumn semester and 1 December for the spring semester. Applicants from outside the Nordic countries: 1 October for the spring semester and 15 April for the autumn semester.
Type of course
The course is included in the Master's degree program in mathematics. It may also be taken independent of study program upon approval of the Department of mathematics and statistics.
Bachelor of science degree in mathematics or equal. Application code is 9371.
Introduction to smooth manifolds, vector and tensor fields, Lie derivative and differential forms.
MAT-1003 Calculus 3, MAT-1004 Linear algebra
Objective of the course
The candidate shall:
obtain a solid knowledge and understanding of smooth manifolds, vector and tensor fields, Lie derivative and differential forms
be able to perform calculations in concrete examples, using these concepts
Language of instruction
The language of instruction and the syllabus is English. Examination questions will be given in English, but may be answered either in English or a Scandinavian language.
Lectures: 40 h Coursework: 30 h
One oral exam counting 100%.
Assessment scale: Letter grades A-F.
Coursework requirementsA passing grade is required on the mandatory homework sets for permission to take the exam.
MA-311 Differential topology and analysis on manifolds 10 stp
The syllabus is based on lectures notes. More info will come.