Topic outline

  • General description

    This course is an introduction to abstract algebra. The course focuses on algebraic reasoning and basic algebraic structures. Topics include: Logic algebra, sets, function, relations, set of positive integers and some of its basic properties, mathematical induction, counting methods, group, subgroup, isomorphism’s theorems, rings, the ring of positive integers, the Euclidian division, Euclidian algorithm and an introduction to the notion of fields. This course prepare students to apply the basics of Algebraic structures in their domains of specialties.