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MATH 363: Abstract Algebra

Description
Introduction to algebraic structures, notably groups and rings. Topics include binary operations, groups, subgroups, homomorphisms, cosets, Lagrange's theorem, permutation groups, the general linear group; rings, polynomial rings, Euclidean rings.
Credit units
3
Term description
2(3L)
College
Arts and Science
Department
Mathematics and Statistics
Prerequisite(s)
One of MATH 100, 104 (formerly 101), 110, 121, 123, 125, or STAT 103.
Note:
Recommended for teachers of mathematics. May not be included in the courses required in C4 or C6 for Honours Programs in Applied Mathematics, Mathematical Physics, Mathematics or Statistics. Students with credit for MATH 360 or 361 or 362 may not take MATH 363 for credit.