**MATH 214A-Algebraic Geometry-Winter
2018-UCLA**

**Lecture:** MWF, 10:00am-10:50am, at Rolfe Hall Room 1200.

**Professor:** Wenhao Ou (wenhaoou-at-math.ucla.edu, MS 5346).

**Office Hours:** TBA, or e-mail me to make an appointment.

**Teaching assistant:** William Baker (williambaker7328-at-gmail.com, MS ), Madelie Bar-nicle (barnicle-at-ucla.edu, MS ), Samuel Dittmer (samuel.dittmer-at-math.ucla.edu, MS )

**Textbooks: **Robin Hartshorne, *Algebraic Geometry*.

**Description. **This is the first course in algebraic geometry. The goal is to introduce basic notion of algebraic geometry.

**Schedule.**

Weeks |
Sections | Topics |

1 |
Affine varieties and projective varieties | |

2 |
Morphisms and rational maps | |

3 |
Nonsingular varieties, non singular curves | |

4 |
Sheaves and Schemes | |

5 |
Properties of schemes | |

6 |
Separated and proper morphisms | |

7 |
Sheaves of modules | |

8 |
Divisors | |

9 |
Projective morphisms | |

10 |
Diverse topics |

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