Math 120A Abstract Algebra, Fall 2007

Contact Name E-mail Location Office Hours Office Phone
Instructor Professor Daqing Wan MST 279 WF 10-10:50am and by appointment 949-824-7013

Lecture: MWF 11-11:50 at ET 202
Textbook: Abstract Algebra by J.B. Fraleigh (Seventh Edition)

The aim of this course is to present the elementary theory of groups,
which is a basic tool in all abstract mathematics. We shall study the
basic properties of these abstract objects and discuss many concrete examples.
We intend to cover Chapters 1-4.

The final grade of this course will be based on:

The exams will consist of problems similar to, but different from the
problems/examples in the book and in the lectures.

Homework Problems

Chapter I
Chapter II
Chapter III
Chapter VII