Instructor: Yiannis N. Moschovakis, MS 6240, firstname.lastname@example.org, www.math.ucla.edu/~ynm
Teaching Assistant: Assaf Shani, MS 2344
Lectures : M - W - F, MS 5118, 12:00 - 12:50
Discussion Section: T, MS 5148, 12:00 - 12:50
Conference Hours of Moschovakis : M : 1:00 - 2:00, W : 1:00 - 2:00, F : 11:00 -12:00
and by appointment (talk to me or email me)
Conference Hours of Assaf: M : 10:00 - 11:00, Tues 11:00 - 12:00
Contents: Naive set theory, Cantor's basic theorems, the paradoxes; axiomatic set theory, relations and functions, cardinal numbers; the natural numbers, proof by induction and definition by recursion; well orderings, proof by transfinite induction and definition by transfinite recursion; the axiom of choice, cardinal arithmetic; replacement, ordinal numbers and the cumulative hierarchy of sets.
Solved first midterm Solved second midterm Handout on ordinals
Solved final. The Final turned out to be quite difficult: the top score was 165, the median was 108 and there was one D. I think, however, that the class did very well on the whole.