Math 500. Abstract Algebra 1

Fall 2018

Instructor:           
Prof. S. P. Dutta
Office: 331 Altgeld Hall
217-333-3168
s-dutta@illinois.edu

Office hours:
Tuesday:      11:00 am – noon
Thursday:    11:00 am – noon

Grader:  Shiyu Shen (sshen@illinois.edu)

Text:
Suggested text books for this course:

  • Algebra by Hungerford
  • Abstract Algebra by Dummit and Foote
  • Advanced Modern Algebra by Rotman
  • Algebra by Lang

Syllabus               

Course Syllabus
Course URL: https://math.illinois.edu/academics/math-500-abstract-algebra-1

Homework:
Paper copies of homework assignments will be handed out in class on Thursdays and the students are required to turn in their solutions on the following Tuesdays.

Homework assignments and solutions

Midterms:            
Midterm I  -- Thursday, 4th October, 2018

Midterm II -- Thursday, 15th November, 2018

Final Exam:  December 17, 8 - 11 am, 145 Altgeld Hall

Grading Policy:   
Homework – 20%
Midterm I 25%,
Midterm II – 25%
Final – 30%