Syllabus |

*In mathematics you don't
understand things. You just get used to them*.

-- John von Neumann, Nobel Prize winner.

**Time and Place:**5 pm TTR at 513 Smith Hall.**Instructor:**Peter Saveliev (call me Peter)**Office:**778F Smith Hall (in the alley)**Office Hours:**M 2:00-5:00, F 2:00-3:00 (tentative), or by appointment**Office Phone:**x64639**Home Phone:**697-7827 (9 a.m. - 8 p.m.)**E-mail:**saveliev@marshall.edu (put Math 428 as the subject)**Class Web-Page:**http://users.marshall.edu/~saveliev/m428.html.**Prerequisites:**good familiarity with the foundations of Calculus such as limits, continuous functions, derivatives, integrals.**Text:***A First Course in Real Analysis*by Protter and Morrey (Chapters 6-8,9,13,15,16).**Goals:**good familiarity with the foundations of Calculus (i.e., mathematical analysis),**Evaluation:**2 tests, final exam, weekly homework, quizzes.**Grade Breakdown:**

- homework + quizzes: 40%

- 2 exams: 15% each

- final exam: 30%**Letter Grades:**A: 90-100, B: 80-89, C: 70-79, D: 60-69, F: <60

**From the catalogue:**

MTH 428 - 3 - Advanced Calculus II |

A rigorous development of algebra and topology of Euclidean spaces, differentiability and integrability of functions of several variables. (PR: MTH 427) |