Spring 2015 MATH 113 005 LEC

Introduction to Abstract Algebra
Schedule: 
SectionDays/TimeLocationInstructorCCN
005 LECMWF 3-4P 385 LECONTELI-BLAND, D54155
Units/CreditFinal Exam GroupEnrollment
412: WEDNESDAY, MAY 13, 2015 7-10PLimit:36 Enrolled:33 Waitlist:0 Avail Seats:3 [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: 1071 Evans Hall

Office Hours: Monday, 9-12am

Required Text: A First Course in Abstract Algebra, John Fraleigh (7th Edition)

Recommended Equipment: A standard 3x3x3 Rubik's cube.

Course Webpage: https://math.berkeley.edu/~libland/teaching/math-113/

bCourses site: https://bcourses.berkeley.edu/courses/1301479