MA 605 Foundation of Algebra I

Topics covered in the sequence MA 605-606 include: elementary number theory, basic group theory, Lagrange’s theorem, isomorphism theorems, solvability, direct products, Jordan-Holder theorem, Sylow theorems, basic properties of rings, quotient rings, field of quotients of an integral domain, polynomial rings, factorization, elementary properties of fields, field extensions, and Galois theory.




Pure and Applied Mathematics Program

Typically Offered Periods

Fall Semester