MODERN ALGEBRA 1 - MAS 5311

1) Semester: Fall 2017

2) Course Reference Number: 81079

3) Course Credit Hours: 3

4) Meeting Times: W 6:00 - 8:15

5) Meeting Location: SH 126

6) Required Textbook:
*Abstract Algebra* by Dummit & Foote, 3rd edition

7) Course description: Graduate level introduction to
basic theory of groups. Topics include groups, subgroups,
homomorphisms, normality and quotient groups, isomorphism theorems,
representation of finite abelian groups, normal series, the Sylow theory, and
related topics.

8) Prerequisite(s): graduate standing

9) Student Learning Outcomes:

(i) University Goal #6 - Information literacy

(ii) University Goal #7 - Problem-solving abilities

(iii) University Goal #8 - Technological literacy

**Explanation of homework and exam format
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