Course Information | |

Course Code |
MATH 3P12 |

Course Title |
Applied Algebra |

Description |
Group theory with applications. Topics include modular arithmetic, symmetry groups and the dihedral groups, subgroups, cyclic groups, permutation groups, group isomorphism, Burnside's theorem, cosets and Lagrange's theorem, direct products and cryptography, normal subgroups and factor groups. |

Course Format |
Lectures, 3 hours per week; lab/tutorial, 1 hour per week. |

Prerequisite(s) |