University of Portland Bulletin 2017-2018

MTH 441 Modern Algebra I

The study of algebraic structures that are like the integers, polynomials, and the rational numbers. The integers and their properties. Groups: examples, properties, and counting theorems. Rings: examples and properties. Fields: roots of polynomials and field extensions.


MTH 311, MTH 341 with a grade of C- or higher.
  • Up one level
  • 400