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Math 7520: Algebraic Topology Information Sheet
Time/Place: 8:30-9:30am TTh --- 135 Lockett Hall.
Instructor: Neal Stoltzfus
Office: Lockett 258: 578.1656
Office Hours: MW 9:30am or by appointment
Web Page: The initial web page for this course is
This site will contain this document on course information,
and links to additional web resources.
Prerequisite: Point-set topology and modules over rings.
Textbook: We will begin with graphs on oriented surfaces using notes of of Alexander Zvonkin
(handout). For the main part of the course, I will be using the book Elements of Algebraic Topology
by James R. Munkres (available online from you favorite bookseller) and the book Algebraic Topology}
by Allen Hatcher as my primary references. The book by Hatcher is available on his
Allen Hatcher website
and in book form from Cambridge Press. I also encourage you to make use of library's extensive collection
of texts on algebraic topology.
Last update: 19 January, 2006