Fall 2017 MATH 250A 001 LEC

Groups, Rings, and Fields
Schedule: 
SectionDays/TimesLocationInstructorClass
001 LECTuTh 12:30PM - 01:59PMCory 247Richard E. Borcherds17140
UnitsEnrollment Status
4Open
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Prerequisites: 114 or consent of instructor

Description: Group theory, including the Jordan-Holder theorem and the Sylow theorems. Basic theory of rings and their ideals. Unique factorization domains and principal ideal domains. Modules. Chain conditions. Fields, including fundamental theorem of Galois theory, theory of finite fields, and transcendence degree.

Office: 927 Evans Hall

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Required Text: Lang, Algebra

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Grading: Letter grade.

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Course Webpage: https://bcourses.berkeley.edu/courses/1461105