Course DescriptionThe second term of Math 120 will be devoted primarily to Field and Galois Theory. Time permitting, topics should include:
Course Meeting Time and LocationMonday, Wednesday and Friday 9:00 - 9:55 am 255 Linde Course Instructor Contact Information and Office Hours275 Linde Hall Monday 10:00 - 11:00 am or by appointment TA Contact Information and Office Hours306 Linde Hall Tuesday 18:00 - 19:00 am or by appointment TextbookAlgebra, Serge Lang, Springer, ISBN: 978-0-387-95385-4 We will also discuss some topics not covered by the book. Course Policies and Grading BreakdownThere will be no midterms nor final exam. The grade will be based on: Homework 75% Attendance 25% Registered students are required to attend lectures, unless get the permission from the instructor. Homework will be posted here every Wednesday and will be due the following Wednesday at 4pm. As usual, collaborations are encouraged by solutions must be written independently. Homework must be typed in Tex and can be handed in either in hard copy or in electronic version. Late homework will not be accepted EXCEPT ONE time (per term). You may email me PRIOR to the due time requesting an extension of up to one week (for the last HW up to two days) and it will granted. Assignments |