LECTURER: V Murali
Algebra is one of the main areas of mathematics with a rich history. Algebraic structures pervade all modern mathematics. This course introduces students to the algebraic structure of groups, rings and fields. Algebra is a required course for any further study in mathematics.
Sets, equivalence relations, groups, rings, fields, integral domains, homorphisms, isomorphisms, and their elementary properties.
ONE tutorial per week.
TWO class tests and ONE final examination.