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MATEA7A Algebra 1 10 ECTS

Learning outcomes

To learn the basics of modern algebra and at the same time get used to working with abstract concepts.


Complex numbers, elementary number theory, permutations, groups, rings, fields, subgroups and ideals, homomorphisms, quotient groups and quotient rings, polynomials of one variable.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Lectures 64 h 0 h
Exercises 32 h 0 h

Teaching language


Modes of study


Numeric 1-5.

Recommended year of study

2. year autumn

1st or 2nd year

Study materials

The course is based on the lectures given in Finnish. As an auxiliary reference, the following books are recommended:

  1. Lauritzen, N., Concrete abstract algebra.
  2. Rotman, J., First course in abstract algebra.

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