Credit points: 15
General algebra, otherwise known as universal algebra, provides a theory within which to study the common features of all algebraic systems such as vector spaces, groups, rings, lattices and semigroups. The subject will present all of the basic results in the theory as well as providing an intoduction to important recent developments. The close relationship between general algebra and lattice theory will be emphasised throughout.
FacultyFaculty of Science, Tech & Engineering
Subject Co-ordinatorBrian Davey
Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG
Prerequisites MAT3DS and requires co-ordinators approval
Special conditions Offered subject to sufficient enrolments.
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Melbourne, 2014, Semester 1, Day
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorBrian Davey
Two 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"requires extensive preparation for class presentations"
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