Mathematics & Statistics (Sci) : Sets, functions and relations. Methods of proof. Complex numbers. Divisibility theory for integers and modular arithmetic. Divisibility theory for polynomials. Rings, ideals and quotient rings. Fields and construction of fields from polynomial rings. Groups, subgroups and cosets; group actions on sets.
Terms: Fall 2016
Instructors: Jan Vonk (Fall)
3 hours lecture; 1 hour tutorial
Prerequisite: MATH 133 or equivalent