Spring 2024

Measure Theory and Integration

Listed in: Mathematics and Statistics, as MATH-450


Ryan J. Alvarado (Section 01)


An introduction to Lebesgue measure and integration; topology of the real numbers; inner and outer measures and measurable set; the approximation of continuous and measurable functions; the Lebesgue integral and associated convergence theorems; the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus.

How to handle overenrollment: Preference is given to seniors.

Students who enroll in this course will likely encounter and be expected to engage in the following intellectual skills, modes of learning, and assessment: Problem sets, In-class quizzes or exams, Take-home exams.

MATH 450 - LEC

Section 01
M 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM SMUD 204
W 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM SMUD 204
F 1:00 PM - 1:50 PM SMUD 204

This is preliminary information about books for this course. Please contact your instructor or the Academic Coordinator for the department, before attempting to purchase these books.

ISBN Title Publisher Author(s) Comment Book Store Price
Measure and Integral: An Introduction to Real Analysis, 2nd edition Chapman and Hall Richard Wheeden and Antoni Zygmund Amherst Books TBD

These books are available locally at Amherst Books.


2024-25: Not offered
Other years: Offered in Spring 2012, Spring 2014, Spring 2016, Spring 2024