## COURSE DESCRIPTION

This is the first semester of a graduate course in number theory; see the **syllabus** for details. The lecture notes from last year are on **OCW**.

**Corequisite:** **18.705** (Commutative Algebra).

## RECENT UPDATES

**11-17-17** The notes for **Lecture 20** have been posted.

**11-15-17** The notes for **Lecture 19** have been posted.

**11-12-17** **Problem Set 9** has been posted. It is due by **noon** on **Monday** November 20.

**11-08-17** The notes for **Lecture 18** have been posted.

**11-06-17** The notes for **Lecture 17** have been posted.