MATH2070A - Algebraic Structures - 2022/23

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General Information


  • Michael McBreen
    • Office: 235 Lady Shaw Building
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Teaching Assistant

  • Mu Zuodong
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  • Ng Ming Ho
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Time and Venue

  • Lecture: M3:30-4:15 Lee Shau Kee Archi Bldg G04. W2:30-4:15 Science Centre L2.
  • Tutorial: M2:30-3:15 Lee Shau Kee Archi Bldg G04. W1:30-2:15 Science Centre L2

Course Description

This course is intended as an introduction to modern abstract algebra and the algebraic way of thinking in advanced mathematics. The course focuses on basic algebraic concepts which arise in various areas of advanced mathematics, and emphasizes on the underlying algebraic structures which are common to various concrete mathematical examples.

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:

and thereby help avoid any practice that would not be acceptable.

Assessment Policy

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