**Requirements/prerequisites:**

**Duration:** Michaelmas term, 11 weeks

**Number of lectures per week:** 3 lectures including tutorials per week

**Assessment:**

**End-of-year Examination:**
This module will be examined jointly with MA3412
in a 3-hour examination in Trinity term,
except that those taking just one of the
two modules will have a 2 hour examination.

**Description: **
(Preliminary)
Galois Theory, incorporating relevant
bits of group theory, in particular, solvable groups, and Cauchy's
Theorem
that a group whose order is divisible by a prime contains an element
whose
order is that prime.

Refer to
`http://www.maths.tcd.ie/pub/official/Courses07-08/311.html`

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