MATH2070A/B  Algebraic Structures  2014/15
Announcement
 Tutorial sessions will be held as usual on school days in the week of Apr 6, but attendance is optional.
 Midterm 2 covers up to and including the material of Week 11.
 Midterm 1 covers up to and including the material of Week 5.
 Midterms 1 and 2 will take place on Feb 11, Mar 25, 7:30  8:15 pm, at LSB LT1
General Information
Lecturer

CHAN Ping Shun
 Office: LSB 202A
 Email:
Teaching Assistant

LO Chiu Hong
 Office: LSB 222A
 Email:

WANG Chuijia
 Office: AB1 505
 Email:
Time and Venue
 Lecture: (2070A) Tu 10:30AM  12:15PM LSB LT3, We 11:30AM  12:15PM LSB LT5;
Lecture: (2070B) Mo 2:30PM  4:15PM LSB LT3, We 12:30PM  1:15PM  Tutorial: (2070A) Mo 6:30PM  7:15PM LSB LT3, We 10:30AM  11:15AM LSB LT4, We 1:30PM  2:15PM LSB LT3;
Tutorial: (2070B) Mo 6:30PM  7:15PM LSB LT3, We 10:30AM  11:15AM LSB LT4, We 1:30PM  2:15PM LSB LT3
References
 A First Course in Abstract Algebra, 3rd Edition, Joseph J. Rotman (Pearson)
 Algebra, 2nd Edition, Michael Artin (Pearson)
 A survey of Modern Algebra, 5th edition, Garrett Birkoff, Saunders MacLane (A K Peters)
Lecture Notes
 Week 1
 Week 2
 Week 3
 Week 4
 Week 5
 Week 6
 Week 7
 Week 8
 Week 9
 Week 10
 Week 11
 Week 12
 Week 13
 Week 14
 Week 15
 Weeks 115
Assignments
 Homework 1 REVISED (due Jan 28, 6 pm)
 Homework 2 (due Feb 11, 6 pm)
 Homework 3 (due Mar 5, 6 pm)
 Homework 4 Revised (due Mar 19, 6pm)
 Homework 5 (due Apr 10, 6pm)
 Homework 6 (due Apr 17, 6pm)
Quizzes and Exams
Solutions
 Coursework 1 Sample Solutions
 Coursework 2 Sample Solutions
 Homework 1 Sample Solutions
 Coursework 3 Sample Solutions
 Coursework 4 Sample Solutions
 Homework 2 Sample Solutions
 Coursework 5 Sample Solutions
 Coursework 6 Sample Solutions REVISED
 Coursework 7 Sample Solutions
 Homework 3 Sample Solutions
 Coursework 8 Sample Solutions
 Homework 4 Sample Solutions
 Coursework 9 Sample Solutions REVISED
 Coursework 10 Sample Solutions
 Coursework 11 Sample Solutions
 Homework 5 Sample Solutions
 Coursework 12 Sample Solutions
 Homework 6 Sample Solutions
 Coursework 13 Sample Solutions
Assessment Scheme
Tutorial Assignments  2%  
Homework Assignments  3%  
Test 1 (Feb 11, 7:30  8:15 pm)  20%  
Test 2 (Mar 25, 7:30  8:15 pm)  20%  
Final Exam (Apr 29, 9:30 am  12:30 pm)  55% 
Honesty in Academic Work
The Chinese University of Hong Kong places very high importance on honesty in academic work submitted by students, and adopts a policy of zero tolerance on cheating and plagiarism. Any related offence will lead to disciplinary action including termination of studies at the University. Although cases of cheating or plagiarism are rare at the University, everyone should make himself / herself familiar with the content of the following website:
http://www.cuhk.edu.hk/policy/academichonesty/and thereby help avoid any practice that would not be acceptable.
Last updated: July 27, 2015 16:06:15