Course Department: 
Mathematics
Course Frequency: 
Fall, spring
Course Description: 

An introduction to the primary structures in abstract algebra-groups, rings and fields-and the corresponding concept of homomorphism for each of these structures. Emphasis placed on using the language of sets, relations, equivalence relations and functions, and developing techniques of proof, including elementary logic and mathematical induction. Prerequisite: Mathematics 134, 136 or equivalent. One unit.

Course Number: 

243