Math 541-001: Modern Algebra
(Instructor: Steffen Lempp)

This course covers the basics of group theory and ring theory.

COURSE ASSISTANT:

There is a course assistant for our course, Yunxuan Li (li689@wisc.edu), who will hold extra office hours in B309 Sterling Hall on Thursdays from 10AM to 1PM during the semester.

UNIVERSITY-REQUIRED SYLLABUS

HANDOUT ON CLASS POLICIES

HOMEWORK:

Homework will be due on Fridays at the beginning of class.

There will be no credit for late homework except in case of illness or family emergency.

HONORS WORK:

If you are signed up for honors work, I will assign you extra reading of sections that the rest of the class will skip, as well as homework problems from these sections. The list currently includes sections 4.4-4.6 and will include a few more as the semester progresses.

EXAMS:

Makeup exams will be scheduled only with the instructor's consent, and only in case of illness or family emergency.


Prepared by Steffen Lempp (@math.wisc.edu">lemppmath.wisc.edu)