# Course Descriptions

## 16:640:555 - Selected Topics in Algebra

### Subtitle:

Group Representation Theory

### Course Description:

The goal of this course is to provide the audience with basics on Group Representation Theory, with a particular emphasis on Representation Theory of Finite Groups.

### Text:

Character Theory of Finite Groups'' by I. M. Isaacs.

### Prequisites:

Basic knowledge on groups, rings, and modules (mostly covered in Math 351 Abstract Algebra).

## Contacts

Departmental Chair
Michael Saks