Programme And Module Handbook
 
Course Details in 2025/26 Session


If you find any data displayed on this website that should be amended, please contact the Curriculum Management Team.

Module Title LM Advanced Topics in Algebra
SchoolMathematics
Department Mathematics
Module Code 06 33916
Module Lead Prof Christopher Parker
Level Masters Level
Credits 20
Semester Semester 1
Pre-requisites LH Group Theory - (06 29727)
Co-requisites
Restrictions None
Contact Hours Lecture-46 hours
Tutorial-10 hours
Guided independent study-144 hours
Total: 200 hours
Exclusions
Description Building on and extending the breadth of the student's current knowledge of Algebra, this module will cover topics which reflect current research interests and/or topics that are timely and appropriate. Students are expected to have successfully engaged with modules in Algebra at levels I and H.
Learning Outcomes By the end of the module students should be able to:
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the material delivered.
  • Apply their knowledge to the solution of relevant problems
Assessment
Assessment Methods & Exceptions Y 2 hour Written Unseen January Examination (80%); In-course Assessment (20%).
Other
Reading List