MATH4050 - Real Analysis - 2017/18

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  • Starting from the very first week and until further notice, we shall meet four periods per week (W1-2, F1-2). Please reserve W1-2 and F1-2 throughout the entire term for either main lectures or tests/mid-term exam or ‘special tutorials’.
  • The lecture notes can be borrowed from the reference desk of the UL (at the ground floor entrance).

General Information


  • Prof. Kung Fu NG
    • Office: LSB 102
    • Tel: 3943-7968
    • Email:

Teaching Assistant

  • Mr. Tin Yau TSANG
    • Office: 505 AB1
    • Tel: 3943 4298
    • Email:
  • Lee Man Chun
    • Office: LSB 222A
    • Tel: 3943 3575
    • Email:

Time and Venue

  • Lecture: We 9:30AM - 10:15AM, LSB C1; Fr 8:30AM - 10:15AM, LSB C1
  • Tutorial: W5, L5 SC; F3, C3 LSB. (Attend one of them only)

Course Description

This is an introductory course on the Lebesgue integration theory on real line. Topics include: measurable sets, measurable functions, Lebesgue integral, Fatou's lemma, monotone convergence theorem, Lebesgue dominated convergence theorem and differentiation. Students taking this course are expected to have knowledge in elementary analysis.


  • real Analysis by H.L. Royden


  • Real and Complex Analysis by W. Rudin.

Lecture Notes


Honesty in Academic Work

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and thereby help avoid any practice that would not be acceptable.

Assessment Policy

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