This class was tough.
Course Overview:
The course is a requirement for mathematics majors. It involves a lot of algebraic proofs, and the lectures are based on the textbook. In order to succeed in this class, make sure you read the textbook and understand the material really well.
Course highlights:
The highlights of this course are that we learn about groups, rings, and fields. I learned how to prove that a certain field is a field, and also about isomorphisms.
Hours per week:
6-8 hours
Advice for students:
Make sure you read the sections of the textbook prior to the lecture based on them. If you read the textbook and reviewed your notes, and you still find the material confusing, make sure you go to office hours so you can understand the material.
This class was tough.
Course Overview:
The class material was definitely interesting and very abstract. The professor didn't do a great job of presenting material in the most straightforward way. But, it was still overall a challenging and satisfying class.
Course highlights:
I learned how to write thorough proofs that approached problem solving from very unconventional ways.
Hours per week:
6-8 hours
Advice for students:
Find resources online that you can use to build upon what the textbook material covers.