A Second course in Abstract Algebra, MATH 516, Fall 2019
Instructor: Daniel Groves, 727 SEO e.mail
MWF, 10:00-10:50AM, SEO 1227.
Mondays 11am and Fridays 2pm.
(Or, you can make an apointment by e.mail or try stopping past my office.)
Text: "Algebra: Chapter 0" by Paolo Aluffi, GSM 104. American Mathematical Society, 2009.
Syllabus: Download here.
This is a first year graduate course on abstract algebra. The plan is to cover approximately the material in Chapters I-VII of Aluffi's text.
Homework sets will be due every week.
There will be a take-home midterm exam, due on October 30.
There will be an take-home final exam, which will be due on December 6.
The relative weightings of these items will be: Homework 50%, Midterm 20%, Final 30%.
Due Wednesday, September 4, at the beginning of class. Do this homework.
Due Wednesday, September 11, at the beginning of class. Do this homework.
Due, Wednesday, September 18, at the beginning of class. Do this homework.
Due, Wednesday, September 25, at the beginning of class. UPDATED: Do this homework.