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802354A Basics in Algebra, 5 ECTS cr 
Code 802354A  Validity 01.08.2010 -
Name Basics in Algebra  Abbreviation Basics in Algeb 
Scope5 ECTS cr   
Type Intermediate Studies Discipline3250 Mathematics 
TypeCourse   
  Grading1 - 5, pass, fail 
 
   
Unit Field of Mathematics 

Teachers
Name
Kari Myllylä 

Description
ECTS Credits 

5 ECTS credits

 
Language of instruction 

Finnish

 
Timing 

1. year, 3. period

 
Learning outcomes 

After completing the course, student is able to:

  • derive and proof main results in the course
  • use and apply different proof techniques
  • recognize algebraic structures and the concepts
  • see connections and differences between different algebraic structures
 
Contents 

The course includes basics in arithmetics and algebraic structures, such as, congruence, residue classes, prime numbres, Euclidean algorithm, the fundamental theorem of arithmetic, Euler-Fermat formula, groups and morphisms. The course gives an understanding of
algebraic terms and concepts used in mathematics and physics.

 
Mode of delivery 

Face-to-face teaching

 
Learning activities and teaching methods 

28 h lectures, 14 h exercises

 
Target group 

Major and minor students

 
Prerequisites and co-requisites 

802151P Introduction to mathematical deduction

 
Recommended optional programme components 

-

 
Recommended or required reading 

Lecture notes

 
Assessment methods and criteria 

Final exam

 
Grading 

1-5, fail

 
Person responsible 

Kari Myllylä

 
Working life cooperation 

-

 


Current and future instruction
Functions Name Type ECTS cr Teacher Schedule
registration period has not begun Basics in Algebra  Course  Kari Myllylä  13.01.21 -05.03.21

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