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(3L1P)
 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.