Spring 2015 MATH 113 001 LEC

Introduction to Abstract Algebra
Schedule: 
SectionDays/TimeLocationInstructorCCN
001 LECMWF 8-9A 3 EVANSBORCHERDS, R E54143
Units/CreditFinal Exam GroupEnrollment
41: MONDAY, MAY 11, 2015 8-11ALimit:36 Enrolled:32 Waitlist:0 Avail Seats:4 [on 03/22/15]
Additional Information: 

Prerequisites: 54 or a course with equivalent linear algebra content.

Syllabus: Sets and relations. The integers, congruences, and the Fundamental Theorem of Arithmetic. Groups and their factor groups. Commutative rings, ideals, and quotient fields. The theory of polynomials: Euclidean algorithm and unique factorizations. The Fundamental Theorem of Algebra. Fields and field extensions.

Office: 927 Evans Hall

Office Hours: MWF 9:00-10:00 927 Evans Hall. (For quick questions ask me before or after class.)

Required Text: Abstract Algebra by Dummit and Foote. (third edition)

Recommended Reading: 

Grading: 

Homework: Assigned each week on the course webpage

Course Webpage: https://bcourses.berkeley.edu/courses/1277697