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MA350A: Real Analysis (Spring 2018)

Calendar Description

Topics in metric spaces including open and closed sets, compactness, uniform continuity. Sequences and series of functions. The Riemann-Stieltjes integral. Introduction to Lebesgue integration.

Prerequisites

MA250.

Exclusions

MA303.

Instructor

Ping Zhang (DPhil)
Office: LH3065 (Lazaridis Hall)
Telephone: x4902
Office Hours: Monday and Wednesday 1:30 p.m. - 3 p.m., or by appointment.
E: pzhang@wlu.ca
Note: All communication is by email only. Please indicate the course code MA350 in the e-mails.

Lectures

Tuesday and Thursday 1 p.m. - 2:20 p.m. in LH1010 (Lazaridis Hall)

Textbook

R. Johnsonbaugh and W.E. Pfaffenberger, Foundations of Mathematical Analysis, Dover, 2010.

MyLearningSpace

Materials related to this course and the full course outline will be posted on the MA350 MyLearningSpace website. You are responsible for checking here on a regular basis for important announcements.

Evaluation

A final mark out of 100 will be calculated as follows:

  • Quizzes in Class: 10%
  • Assignments: 15%
  • Midterm Test 1 (Saturday, June 16, 2018, 10 a.m. - 11:20 a.m. in BA102): 15%
  • Midterm Test 2 (Saturday, July 14, 2018, 10 a.m. - 11:20 a.m. in BA102): 15%
  • Final Examination (2.5 hours, exact date, time and location to be announced): 45%

The final mark will be reported as a letter grade in accordance with the conversion table of the current undergraduate calendar.

This document is a summary of the course outline for MA350 and is provided for the convenience of students.