Math 4108: Abstract Algebra II

Spring 2012, Georgia Tech

Instructor: Josephine Yu (
Lectures: MWF 2:05-2:55pm in Skiles 271
Office hours: MW 10-11 am and by appointment, in Skiles 223

Textbook: Topics in Algebra, 2nd edition, by I. N. Herstein
Topics: modules, fields, Galois theory, representation theory (if time permits).

Grading: Homework (20%), Exam 1 (20%), Exam 2 (20%), Final exam (40%).

Homework Assignments

For extra credit, you can turn in solution to any starred problem from the book, from the sections we covered in class. You can do this any time before the due date of the last homework assignment.