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2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MATH 451 - Abstract Algebra I

Credit(s): 3
Component: Lecture
Basic properties of the integers and the rationals, fields of quotients, polynomial rings, root-finding, introduction to groups, rings and fields. A historical perspective on the development of the notion of number and algebraic structure.
Repeatable for Credit: N Allowed Units: 3 Multiple Term Enrollment: N Grading Basis: Student Option
PREREQ: MATH 349  and MATH 245 .
Course Typically Offered: Fall
General Education Objectives:
GE1A: Read Critically GE1B: Analyze Arguments and Information GE1C: Engage in Constructive Ideation GE2A: Communicate Effectively in Writing GE5A: Reason Quantitatively GE5C: Reason Scientifically