General Topology and Knot Theory

MATH 5801: General Topology and Knot Theory

Topological spaces; continuous maps and metric spaces; connectedness, compactness, countability axioms; metrization, compactification, and convergence; combinatorial, geometric, and algebraic techniques in knot theory; invariants of knots.
Prereq: Grad standing; or 4547 (547) and either 2568 (568) or 572. Not open to students with credit for 640.
Credit Hours

Semesters Taught: Spring (even numbered years)


Title: Topology
Edition: 2nd
Author: Munkres
Publisher: Pearson
ISBN: 9780131816299