- Course syllabus pdf file
*Texts:* - Web textbook: Robert B. Ash, Abstract Algebra: The Basic Graduate year. Web Text at http://www.math.uiuc.edu/~r-ash/
- Serge Lang, Algebra, Revised 3rd edition, Springer-Verlag, on reserve
- Michael Artin, Algebra , Prentice Hall, on reserve
- D. Dummit and R. Foote, Abstract Algebra, Prentice Hall, on reserve.
- J. P. Serre, "Groupes finis" (in French)
http://front.math.ucdavis.edu/0503.5154
*Class Time:*MWF 12:50--1:40, PASQ 102.#### Exams :

- Midterm, Wed, March 5, in-class with take-home part.

- Final, Tues May 6, 8-10 AM.

### Assignments: Assignments with a date at the end are due on the date specified. Assignments are either handouts or from Dummit and Foote or Ash. Assignments from last semester are available at nd.edu/~sevens/60210.html

- Homework 1, Wed. 1-22, pdf file
- Homework 2, Wed. 1-29, pdf file
- Homework 3, Wed. 2-5, pdf file
- Homework 4, Wed. 2-12, pdf file
- Homework 5, Wed. 2-19, pdf file
- Homework 6, Wed. 2-26, pdf file
- Homework 7, Wed. 3-26, pdf file
- Homework 8, Wed. 4-2, pdf file
- Homework 9, Wed. 4-9, pdf file
- Homework 10, Wed. 4-23, pdf file
- Homework 11, Wed. 4-30, pdf file

### Course Notes:

- Notes on linear algebra over an integral domain, used in proof of classification of submodules of free finitely generated modules over a principal ideal domain, pdf file

- Notes on Smith normal form for a matrix pdf file

- Notes on injective modules: pdf file

- Notes on separable extensions: pdf file

- Notes on transcendence degree: pdf file

- Cramer's rule for rings: pdf file

*Office Hours:* M 11:45--12:45 HH 222, We 5:10-6:00, HH 222,
and by appointment. You may email me or call (631-7165) to set up
appointments.