Undergraduate Catalog 2018-2019

MTH 339 Applied Algebra(RLA)

4 hours; 4 credits. Group Theory: groups of symmetries, modular number systems, equivalence relations, properties of groups, subgroups, permutation groups, Lagrange's Theorem, Burnside's Theorem, homomorphism, isomorphism theorems. Group Codes: construction of group codes and error-correcting codes. Prerequisites: MTH 233 or MTH 236. Pre- or corequisite: MTH 338 or permission of the instructor.