Algebra (2009/2010)

Course code
4S00022
Name of lecturer
Enrico Gregorio
Coordinator
Enrico Gregorio
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
MAT/02 - ALGEBRA
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
2nd Semester dal Mar 1, 2010 al Jun 15, 2010.

Lesson timetable

2nd Semester
Day Time Type Place Note
Monday 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall A  
Wednesday 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall A  
Thursday 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM lesson Lecture Hall D  

Learning outcomes

Introduction to some basic algebraic structures.

Syllabus

* Natural numbers; division and greatest common divisor; Bézout's theorem.
* Relations and maps; order relations and lattices; equivalence relations, equivalence classes and quotient sets.
* Semigroups and their homomorphisms.
* Groups; Lagrange's theorem; permutation groups; order of elements; cyclic groups.

Assessment methods and criteria

Written and oral test