BASIC ALGEBRA 1
Basic concepts and theorems are presented. Emphasis is put on familiarizing with the aims and methods of abstract algebra. Interconnectedness is underlined throughout. Applications are presented.
By the end of the course, students areexperts on the topic of the course, and how to use these methods to solve specific problems. In addition, they develop some special expertise in the topics covered, which they can use efficiently in other mathematical fields, and in applications, as well. They also learn how the topic of the course is interconnected to various other fields in mathematics, and in science, in general.
Weekly homework, midterm, final