## COURSE DESCRIPTION

This is the first semester of a graduate course in number theory; see the **syllabus** for details. The lecture notes from 2017 are available on **OCW**. We will follow a similar path, but there will be some changes.

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

## RECENT UPDATES

**11-13-19** **Problem Set 9** has been posted. It is due by **noon on Wednesday Nov 20**.

**11-13-19** The notes for **Lecture 19** have been posted.

**11-06-19** The notes for **Lecture 18** have been posted.