Catalogue listing for SET THEORY (3):
Introduction to set theory. The set-theoretic foundactions of mathematics, including the construction of the real number system, countable and uncountable sets, cardinal numers, and ordinals, the axiom of choice.
Prerequisite: 01:640:300 and either 01:640:250 or CALC3, or permission of department
Note: This course makes extensive use of the proof writing skills students develop in Math 300. Students who need further pratice with these skills are adviced to take Math 311 before taking Math 361, if possible
Herbert B. Enderton, Elements of Set Theory, Academic Press, ISBN: 0-12-238440-7; ISBN13: 9780122384400
This course is taught every Fall term.
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