Modern Algebra Spring 2015

Course Syllabus:

Meeting times: MWF 5:00 pm - 5:50 pm

Meeting place: Whitaker 129

Final Exam: F May 1 3:00pm-5:15pm

Tentative Semester Schedule:

Office hours:

MW 4:00-5:00 pm

Quartic Catacaustic


Consult Canvas for the course calendar

Class assignments:

Assignments have three parts A, B, and C.

A is due before class, B is due at the end of class, and C is due at the beginning of the next class.

Assignments of Type A are available CANVAS, and Types B and C are listed below.

Course Description:

Continuation of MAS 5311. Topics include vector spaces and modules field extensions, Galois theory, and solvability.


Modern Algebra I

Course text:

Abstract Algebra, 3rd edition by Dummit and Foote