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MATH 362: Rings and Fields

Description
Introduction to ring and field theory, including: polynomial rings, matrix rings, ideals and homomorphisms, quotient rings, Chinese remainder theorem, Euclidean domains, principal ideal domains, unique factorization domains, introduction to module theory, basic theory of field extensions, splitting fields and algebraic closures, finite fields, introduction to Galois theory.
Credit units
3
Term description
1(3L-1P)
College
Arts and Science
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
Prerequisite(s)
MATH 266
Note:
Students may receive credit for only one of MATH 360 or 362 or 363.