20 Credits ACADEMIC YEAR



Aims/Description: This module is lectured with the undergraduate modules on commutative algebra (MAS437 and MAS434), and considers rings and commutative algebra. The first half of the module covers basic ring and module theory (e.g., modules and ideals) and the second develops the theory of commutative algebra, an essential prerequisite for modern algebraic geometry, as well as being important in its own right.

Restrictions on availability: Restricted to postgraduate students.

Staff Contact: KATZMAN MORDECHAI
Teaching Methods: Lectures, Independent Study
Assessment: Course work

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