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Syllabus DESCRIPTIVE SET THEORY - 80962
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Last update 18-11-2018
HU Credits: 3

Degree/Cycle: 2nd degree (Master)

Responsible Department: Mathematics

Semester: 2nd Semester

Teaching Languages: Hebrew

Campus: E. Safra

Course/Module Coordinator: Omer Ben-Neria

Coordinator Email: omer.bn@mail.huji.ac.il

Coordinator Office Hours:

Teaching Staff:
Prof Omer Ben-Neria

Course/Module description:
We will survey the theory of Borel equivalence relations, with an emphasis on countable group actions, classification problems, and Borel graph combinatorics.

Course/Module aims:

Learning outcomes - On successful completion of this module, students should be able to:
To be familiar with the
theory of Borel equivalence relations.

Attendance requirements(%):
100

Teaching arrangement and method of instruction: Seminar

Course/Module Content:
We will survey the theory of Borel equivalence relations, with an emphasis on countable group actions, classification problems, and Borel graph combinatorics.

Required Reading:
-

Additional Reading Material:
(1) A. Kechris (1995), "Classical Descriptive Set Theory"

(2) S. Gao (2008), "Invariant Descriptive Set Theory"

Course/Module evaluation:
End of year written/oral examination 0 %
Presentation 100 %
Participation in Tutorials 0 %
Project work 0 %
Assignments 0 %
Reports 0 %
Research project 0 %
Quizzes 0 %
Other 0 %

Additional information:
 
Students needing academic accommodations based on a disability should contact the Center for Diagnosis and Support of Students with Learning Disabilities, or the Office for Students with Disabilities, as early as possible, to discuss and coordinate accommodations, based on relevant documentation.
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