Instructor: Ciaran Schembri
Course on canvas.dartmouth.edu.⇗
Textbook
Thomas W. Judson, Abstract Algebra: Theory and Applications ⇗
Course Catalogue Description
This course will provide an introduction to fundamental algebraic structures, including the basic algebraic structures of groups and rings. These objects are some of the most fundamental structures in pure math and have far reaching applications such as computer vision, cryptography and error correcting codes.
Syllabus
Date  Description  Book section 
Th 6/20 

1.2 
Tu 6/25 

1.2, 3.1 
Th 6/27 

3.1, 3.2, 1.1 
Tu 7/2 

3.3, 4.1 
Th 7/4  No Class  
Fr 7/5  Homework 1 due  
Th 7/11 

5.1, 5.2 
Th 7/11  Homework 2 due  
Tu 7/16 

6.1, 6.2 
Th 7/18 

9.1 
Th 7/18  Homework 3 due  
Tu 7/23  No class  
Th 7/25  Midterm  
Tu 7/30 

Ch10 
Th 8/1 

Ch 11 
Th 8/1  Homework 4 due  
Tu 8/6 

16.1, 16.2 
Th 8/8 

16.3 
Th 8/8  Homework 5 due  
Tu 8/13 

16.4 
Th 8/15 


Th 8/15  Homework 6 due  
Tu 8/20  No Class 

Sat 8/24  Final Exam in Kemeny 006 