demonstrate insight into abstract algebra with focus on axiomatic theories
apply algebraic ways of thinking
demonstrate knowlegde and understanding of fundamental concepts including groups, subgrups, normal subgroups, homomorphisms and isomorphism
demonstrate knowlegde and understanding of rings, fields and their properties
understand and prove fundamental results and solve algebraic problems using appropriate techniques
Groups, rings and fields, main results on finite abelian groups.
Lectures, work in small groups and compulsory assignements. If necessary, the course can be taught in English. The course has an expected workload of around 200 hours.
Required assignments must be approved, see Canvas for more information.
Assessment methods and criteria
Oral individual examination. Graded assessment.
The study programme manager, in consultation with the student representative, decides the method of evaluation and whether the courses will have a midterm- or end of term evaluation, see also the Quality System, section 4.1. Information about evaluation method for the course will be posted on Canvas.