SF1677 Foundations of Analysis 7.5 credits

Analysens grunder

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Content and learning outcomes

Course contents *

  • Real numbers. Metric spaces. Basic topological concepts. Heine-Borel's theorem. Bolzano-Weierstrass theorem. Convergence. Continuity. Derivative. Riemann-Stieltjes integral. Uniform convergence. Spaces of functions. Stone-Weierstrass theorem. Arzela-Ascoli theorem.
  • Derivative of multivariable functions. Banach's fixed point theorem. Implicit and inverse mapping theorem. Something about the Lebesgue integral.

Intended learning outcomes *

After the course the student should be able to

  • use concepts. theorems and methods to solve and present solutions to problems within the parts of foundations of analysis described by the course content,
  • read and comprehend mathematical text, in order to learn to solve problems involving proofs of basic concepts in analysis.  

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Literature and preparations

Specific prerequisites *

Completed basic course SF1626 Calculus in Several Variable or SF1674 Multivariable Calculus.

Recommended prerequisites

SF1683 Differential Equations and Transforms, or corresponding courses.

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Announced no later than 4 weeks before the start of the course on the course web page.

Examination and completion

Grading scale *

A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

Examination *

  • TEN1 - Exam, 7.5 credits, Grading scale: A, B, C, D, E, FX, F

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Opportunity to complete the requirements via supplementary examination

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Examiner

Hans Ringström

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SCI/Mathematics

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Education cycle *

First cycle

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Ethical approach *

  • All members of a group are responsible for the group's work.
  • In any assessment, every student shall honestly disclose any help received and sources used.
  • In an oral assessment, every student shall be able to present and answer questions about the entire assignment and solution.