Math 413 Abstract Algebra

Course Description

(3-0) 3 credits. Prerequisites: MATH 225 and CSC 251 or MATH 225 and MATH 221 or permission of instructor. Introduction to the theory and applications of algebraic structures including groups, rings, and fields.

Couse Learning Outcomes

A student who successfully completes this course should be able to:

  1. distinguish and describe the differences between one-to-one functions versus onto functions
  2. define the concepts of converse, contrapositive, contradiction, and mathematical induction
  3. implement the use of modular arithmetic, greatest common divisor, the division algorithm
  4. describe basic components of algebra theory, for example, Groups, Rings, and Fields