Fall 2021 Groups, Rings, and Fields
Mathematics and Statistics, as MATH-350
Formerly listed as: MATH-26
Course | (Login required) Section 01 | (Login required) Section 02 | (Login required) Section 03 (Login required) Faculty Robert L. Benedetto (Sections 01 and 03) Harris B. Daniels (Section 02) Description
A brief consideration of properties of sets, mappings, and the system of integers, followed by an introduction to the theory of groups and rings including the principal theorems on homomorphisms and the related quotient structures; integral domains, fields, polynomial rings. Four class hours per week.
Requisite: MATH 211 and either MATH 271 or 272, or consent of the instructor. Students with a grade of B+ or lower in linear algebra are encouraged to take another 200-level course with proofs before taking MATH 350.
Limited to 25 students. Fall semester: Professor R. Benedetto. Spring semester: Professor Daniels.
Students who enroll in this course will likely encounter and be expected to engage in the following intellectual skills, modes of learning, and assessment: Problem sets, In-class or take-home quizzes or exams, May include in-class group work. Students with documented disabilities who will require accommodations in this course should be in consultation with Accessibility Services and reach out to the faculty member as soon as possible to ensure that accommodations can be made in a timely manner.
If Overenrolled: In the Fall, preference will be given to MATH majors Keywords
Course times and locations MATH 350 - LEC Section 01 M 09:00 AM - 09:50 AM SMUD 014 W 09:00 AM - 09:50 AM SMUD 014 F 09:00 AM - 09:50 AM SMUD 014 Section 02 M 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM SMUD 207 W 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM SMUD 207 F 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM SMUD 207 Section 03 M 01:30 PM - 02:20 PM SMUD 014 W 01:30 PM - 02:20 PM SMUD 014 F 01:30 PM - 02:20 PM SMUD 014 MATH 350 - DIS Section 01 Tu 09:00 AM - 09:50 AM SMUD 014 Section 02 Tu 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM SMUD 014 Section 03 Tu 10:00 AM - 10:50 AM SMUD 014 Textbooks
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In the Fall, preference will be given to MATH majors
Spring 2023 Other years: