Fall 2017 Math 602 Algebra
The book is meant as a main reference for the course. I will be giving other references during the class, and I will be posting my class notes.
|Instructor:|| Julia Hartmann, DRL 4N38|| (215)898-7847, firstname.lastname@example.org
||Office Hours F 1-2 and by appointment
|Lecture: ||MW 10:30-12, 4E9; with the exception of the first two lectures:|
|First Lecture:||Wednesday, September 6, 10:30-12, 4E9|
|Second Lecture:||Friday, September 8, 10:30-12, 4E9 (make up for August 30)|
|Certain other classes may be moved to a Friday (10:30-12, 4E9), with appropriate notice.
|Thomas W. Hungerford|
|Springer Verlag 2003, ISBN 978-0387905181|
The course will cover group theory, an introduction to ring theory, as well as linear algebra.
A preliminary syllabus can be found here .
Weekly homework assignments will be posted. The due date is posted with each respective assigment.
There will be an exam given the last day of classes, December 11.
Grading will be based equally on the homework and the exam.
Not all of the material covered in this class will be from the textbook. It is very important that you attend the lecture and take notes.