MATH 5331. ABSTRACT ALGEBRA I. 3 Hours.
Fundamental topics on groups, rings and modules that may include: abelian groups; dihedral groups; groups of permutations; normal subgroups; quotient groups; group actions; Lagrange's Theorem; Cayley's Theorem; Sylow's Theorems; factorization in commutative rings; localization in commutative rings; quotient rings; quotient modules; isomorphism theorems. Prerequisite: permission from instructor.