MATH 102. Modern Algebra II
This seminar is a continuation of Introduction to Modern Algebra (MATH 067 ). Topics covered usually include field theory, Galois theory (including the insolvability of the quintic), the structure theorem for modules over principal ideal domains, and a theoretical development of linear algebra. Other topics may be studied depending on the interests of students and instructor.
Prerequisite: MATH 067 .
Natural sciences and engineering.
Eligible for COGS
Fall 2017. Bergstrand.
Spring 2018. Shimamoto.
Spring 2019. Staff.
Spring 2020. Staff.
Catalog chapter: Mathematics and Statistics
Department website: http://www.swarthmore.edu/mathematics-statistics