## MATH 6310. Modern Algebra I. Fall 2012

### Course information

** Lecturer:** Dan Ciubotaru; room LCB 106; e-mail: ciubo@math.utah.edu.
**Syllabus:** pdf.
** Class meetings:** Mon and Wed 15:00-16:20, LCB 323.
** Textbook:** Nathan Jacobson, *Basic Algebra*.
** Homework:** Homework will be assigned approximately every two weeks.
** Exams:** One take-home midterm and a final.
** Grading:** Homework 40%, midterm 30%, final 30%.
** Office Hours:** Mondays 13:00-14:00 in LCB 106.

### Schedule

Classes begin Monday 8/20 and
end Friday 12/7. Fall break is during the week 10/8-10/14, and the
other holidays are Labor Day 9/3, and Thanksgiving 11/22-11/23.

### Homework

Set 1 (due Wednesday, 8/29)
Set 2 (due Monday, 09/17)
Set 3 (due Friday, 10/5). Solutions to Problem 2 and Problem 4.
Set 4 (due Monday, 10/29)
Midterm (due Friday, 11/2). Here are the solutions.
Set 5 (due Wednesday, 11/28)
Final (due Wednesday, 12/12). Here are the solutions.