Axiomatization of geometry (seminar course) (2014/2015)

Course code
4S001112
Name of lecturer
Enrico Gregorio
Coordinator
Enrico Gregorio
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
MAT/02 - ALGEBRA
Language of instruction
English
Period
II sem., I sem.

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

Introduction to the historical axiomatization of Euclidean geometry, comparing it with the modern axiomatizations, in particular Hilbert's.

Syllabus

Euclid's axioms
Implicit axioms
Axiom of parallels
Hilbert's axioms
Erlangen program and models of geometries

Assessment methods and criteria

Presentation of a topic linked to the course