The course is worth 4 credits and will meet MWF 12:00-1:00.

Texts: **Abstract Algebra**, 3rd edition, by D.S. Dummit and R.M. Foote.

**Additional reading:** Finite Groups: An Introduction, by Jean-Pierre Serre

**Office hours:** by appointment.

Syllabus contains additional information about the organization of the course (date of test, grading policy, etc.).

Here is a short note about torsion abelian groups expanding on what we discussed in class.

Here is a short note with an interesting result about presentations.

Here is an old note about group actions (the writing is a bit rough, so read it with care).

Here is a note about how to use Sylow's theorem to study finite groups.

Here are notes for the class on Monday, April 8.

Solutions to the test.

- Problem Set 1 Due on Wednesday, February 7.
- Problem Set 2 Due on Wednesday, March 13.
- Problem Set 2,part 2 Due on Wednesday, March 13,
- Problem Set 3 Due on Wednesday, March 27.
- Problem Set 4 Due on Friday, April 12.
- Problem Set 5 Due on Friday, May 3.