About this course
This course is a continuation of the course MA2201/TMA4150 Algebra. The main topic is field extensions: basic properties, the connections with group theory, Galois groups. Some applications will be discussed, for example the insolvability of general 5th degree equations by radicals.
Petter Andreas Bergh
Office: room 840, Sentralbygg 2
P.B. Bhattacharya, S.K. Jain, S.R. Nagpaul
Basic Abstract Algebra
Cambridge University Press
- 4 hours written final exam.
- June 10, 2016, 09:00-13:00.