BSc (120 credit hour) Concentrated Honours in Mathematics - Theory of Numbers MATH 3070   Theory of Numbers
CREDIT HOURS: 3
Topics include: congruences and residues; elementary properties of congruences, linear congruences, theorems of Fermat, Euler and Wilson, Chinese remainder theorem, quadratic residues, law of quadratic reciprocity, Legendre, Jacobi and Kronecker symbols, arithmetic functions, algebraic fields, algebraic numbers and integers, uniqueness of factorization, elementary properties of ideals, and class number.
FORMAT: Lecture
PREREQUISITES: MATH 2040.03 (or MATH 2135.03)