F19PL Abstract Algebra

Dr Alexandre Martin

Course co-ordinator(s): Dr Alexandre Martin (Edinburgh).

Aims:

The objective of the module is to introduce and develop the concepts and methods of abstract or structural algebra, with
emphasis on its generality and widespread applications, and on the efficacy of the axiomatic method and abstract
reasoning.

Detailed Information

Course Description: Link to Official Course Descriptor.

Pre-requisite course(s): F17CC Introduction to University Mathematics & F18CF Linear Algebra .

Location: Edinburgh.

Semester: 1.

Assessment Methods: Due to covid, assessment methods for Academic Year 2021/22 may vary from those noted on the official course descriptor. Please see:
- Maths (F1) Course Weightings 2021/22
- Computer Science (F2) Course Weightings 2021/22
- AMS (F7) Course Weightings 2021/22

SCQF Level: 9.

Credits: 15.