May 25, 2022  
Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog 2021-2022 
    
Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog 2021-2022

MATH 301 - Abstract Algebra I

(3 credits)
Prerequisite: MATH 202 with a minimum grade of “C-“
This course provides an introduction to algebraic structures, beginning with the study of group theory. Topics include binary operations, modular arithmetic, groups (abelian, matrix, symmetry, permutation), subgroups and Lagrange’s Theorem, homomorphisms and Cayley’s Theorem, and basic properties of rings and fields. Offered fall and spring semesters.