Axiomatic set theory and mathematical logic 724

Module code WTW 724
Qualification Postgraduate
Faculty Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences
Module content

Axiomatic set theory, ordinals, transfinite induction and recursion, ordinal arithmetic, the axiom of choice, cardinal arithmetic, the continuum hypothesis. Propositional and first order logic. The completeness and compactness theorems. Decidability, Gödel’s incompleteness theorems.

Module credits 15.00
Contact time 1 lecture per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Academic organisation Mathematics and Applied Maths
Period of presentation Semester 1

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