|63-313 Algebraic Structures F(3-0) [0.50]|
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).|
|1998-99 Undergraduate Calendar|
Last revised: May 31, 1998.