Real Analysis: Math 209A

Fall 2004, TTh 2:10-3:30 p.m. in Olmsted Hall 1132




Professor: Michael Anshelevich, 250 Surge Building, address
Office hours: TTh 1-2 p.m., W 9-10 a.m.

Text: H.L.Royden, "Real Analysis", 3rd edition, Prentice-Hall, 1988. Recommended text: Richard L. Wheeden, Antoni Zygmund, "Measure and Integral. An Introduction to Real Analysis", Dekker, 1977 (on reserve at the Science library).
Prerequisites: Math 151C or equivalent: abstract approach to calculus, differentiation and integration.
Topics: Exams: We will have a take-home midterm handed out October 28, due in class November 4. The final exam is on Thursday, December 9, 8-11 a.m. No make-up exams will be given. If you miss the final, you automatically fail the course. On the take-home exam, books and notes are allowed, collaboration is not. The final is closed book, closed notes.
Homework: weekly, due Thursdays in class. No late homework will be accepted; the lowest score will be dropped. You are encouraged to work together, but you must each turn in your own work.
Grading: Homework 30%, midterm 30%, final 40%.

Other important dates: October 8 (last day to add or drop a course), November 5 (last day to withdraw from a course).
Students with disabilities: Please come talk to me no later than the first week of classes.