MAT4250 - Number Theory
Schedule, syllabus and examination date
Introduction to number theory. Local and global number fields. Topics in K-theory.
An introduction to number theory and a preparation for more advanced studies.
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10 credits overlap with MAT9250 - Number Theory (discontinued)
For information about the potential partial overlap with other courses, contact the Department.
3 hours of lectures/exercises per week.
Final mark is given based 100% on an oral examination at the end of the semester.
Examination support material
No examination support material is allowed.
Language of examination
Subjects taught in English will only offer the exam paper in English.
You may write your examination paper in Norwegian, Swedish, Danish or English.
Grades are awarded on a scale from A to F, where A is the best grade and F is a fail. Read more about the grading system.
Explanations and appeals
Resit an examination
Students who can document a valid reason for absence from the regular examination are offered a postponed examination at the beginning of the next semester.
Re-scheduled examinations are not offered to students who withdraw during, or did not pass the original examination.
Withdrawal from an examination
It is possible to take the exam up to 3 times. If you withdraw from the exam after the deadline or during the exam, this will be counted as an examination attempt.
Special examination arrangements
Application form, deadline and requirements for special examination arrangements.
The course is subject to continuous evaluation. At regular intervals we also ask students to participate in a more comprehensive evaluation.