University of Guelph

1996-97 Undergraduate Calendar


Course Description

63-313 Modern Algebra F(3-0)

Symmetric Groups; the Affine Group of the Read Line; introduction to group theory; groups, subgroups, normal subgroups, factor groups, fundamental homomorphism theorem. Introduction to ring theory; rings, subrings, ideals, quotient rings, polynomial rings, Euclidean algorithm, fundamental ring homomorphism theorem. Introduction to Finite fields with Applications.

Prerequisites: 63-200, 63-215 or 63-216).

1996-97 Undergraduate Calendar
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