Math 542  Modern Algebra VAN VLECK B139, 09:30  10:45 AM, TuTh
HOMEWORK/MATERIAL COVERED IN CLASS
Professor: Tullia Dymarz Office: Van Vleck 509 Email: dymarz@math.wisc.edu Website: http://www.math.wisc.edu/~dymarz/542/ Office hours: By appointment or Thursdays 2:303:30
Prerequisites: Math 541
Grades:
 35% Midterm 1 (Thursday October 15, 2015, In class)
Homework: I will assign homework every week and it will be due at the beginning of class on Tuesday. Additionally there may occasionally be a small quiz based on the homework material after the homework is handed in. Late homework will not be accepted for any reason but your lowest homework score will be dropped. You are encouraged to work on homework problems in groups but each assignment must be written up individually.
Course content:
Honors option: There will be extra starred problems on homework assignments throughout the course. There will also be an oral exam based on a final homework assignment. You must complete 75% of the honors homework problems to receive honors. Important dates: See the registrar's web page for drop deadlines etc.
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