MATH 570 Higher Algebra 1 (4 credits)

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Offered by: Mathematics and Statistics (Faculty of Science)


Mathematics & Statistics (Sci) : Review of group theory; free groups and free products of groups. Sylow theorems. The category of R-modules; chain conditions, tensor products, flat, projective and injective modules. Basic commutative algebra; prime ideals and localization, Hilbert Nullstellensatz, integral extensions. Dedekind domains. Part of the material of MATH 571 may be covered as well.

Terms: Fall 2016

Instructors: Michael Pichot (Fall)

  • Fall

  • Prerequisite: MATH 371 or equivalent