AXIOMATIC SET THEORY

AXIOMATIC SET THEORY

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Code
61711
ACADEMIC YEAR
2019/2020
CREDITS
8 credits during the 2nd year of 9011 Mathematics (LM-40) GENOVA
SCIENTIFIC DISCIPLINARY SECTOR
MAT/01
LANGUAGE
Italian (English on demand)
TEACHING LOCATION
GENOVA (Mathematics)
semester
2° Semester
Teaching materials

OVERVIEW

Language: English

AIMS AND CONTENT

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Introduction to set theory as a foundation of mathematics.

PREREQUISITES

Basic mathematical knowledge.

Teaching methods

Teaching style: In presence

SYLLABUS/CONTENT

The axioms of set theory: introduction and motivations.

First consequences of the axioms.

Ordinals, cardinals, and their arithmetic.

Infinite combinatorics.

Introduction to independence proofs.

RECOMMENDED READING/BIBLIOGRAPHY

K. Kunen: The foundations of mathematics.

K. Kunen: Set theory.

Notes and exercises for the course.

TEACHERS AND EXAM BOARD

Exam Board

RICCARDO CAMERLO (President)

GIUSEPPE ROSOLINI

SARA NEGRI

LESSONS

Teaching methods

Teaching style: In presence

LESSONS START

The class will start according to the academic calendar.

ORARI

L'orario di tutti gli insegnamenti è consultabile su EasyAcademy.

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AXIOMATIC SET THEORY

EXAMS

Exam description

Oral.