MATH 337 1999, D1 & E1 -- Algebra IIIA
All students are expected to have access to a copy
of the printed lectures notes,
available from the University Co-op Bookshop.
``Groups: Their Presentations and Representations''
Course notes for MATH337, 2nd edition 1999, by
Dr CDH Cooper.
Lectures will cover the material in these notes, roughly as follows:
Week | Myerson | Moore |
---|---|---|
1 | Chapters 1,3,4: Introduction,
Examples, Theory 1 |
Chapter 2: Permutations |
2 | Exercises | |
3 | Chapter 5: Abelian groups | |
4 | Chapter 7: Theory 2 | |
5 | 1st Assignment due | |
Easter Friday + 1-week break: April 2-9 | ||
6 | Chapter 9: Representations | Chapter 6: Todd-Coxeter Algorithm 2nd Assignment due |
7 | ||
8 | 1st Project due | |
9 | 3rd Assignment due | Chapter 8: Groups acting on sets |
2-week break: May 10-21 | ||
10 | Chapter 11: Free groups | |
11 | Chapter 10: Solvable groups | |
12 | 2nd Project due | Chapter 12: Infinite abelian groups (?) |
13 | 4th Assignment due |
One book that is particularly useful is: