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**Text Book:**- Miles Reid, Undergraduate Algebraic Geometry,

London Mathematical Society, Student Texts 12,

Cambridge University Press, 1988. [QA564.R45] **Supplementary Texts:**- Kenji UENO, An Introduction to Algebraic Geometry. [QA564.U3713]

Ernst KUNZ, Introduction to Commutative Algebra and Algebraic Geometry. [QA251.3.K8613]**Schedule:**- MON 10:40-12:30 SAZ 19

WED 9:40-10:30 SAZ 19 **Exams and Grading:**- Midterm 1: 20% -- Oct 10, 1998, Sat

Midterm 2: 20% -- Nov 14, 1998, Sat

Homeworks: 20%

Quizzes : 20%

Final: 20% -- Dec 16, 1998, Wed, 12:15 SAZ-19

Exams will be open book, open notes.

Attendance is required both by the dean's office and by the nature of the subject matter... **Syllabus:**[#1] Sept 7 Plane Conics [#2] Sept 14 Cubics [#3] Sept 21 Genus [#4] Sept 27 Some Commutative Algebra [#5] Oct 5 Affine Varieties [#6] Oct 12 Hilbert Theorems [#7] Oct 19 Noether's Normalization [#8] Oct 26 Affine Morphisms [#9] Nov 2 Projective Varieties [#10] Nov 9 Birational Equivalence [#11] Nov 16 Tangent Spaces [#12] Nov 23 Singularities [#13] Nov 30 Resolution [#14] Dec 7 Lines on a Cubic