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Week
1

## Week 1

1 hour to complete

## Introduction

1 hour to complete
2 videos (Total 4 min), 4 readings
2 videos
Introduction to Galois Theory2m
Rules on the academic integrity in the course10m
Introduction/Manual10m
References10m
2 hours to complete

## Week 1

2 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 84 min)
6 videos
1.2 Algebraic elements. Minimal polynomial.12m
1.3 Algebraic elements. Algebraic extensions.14m
1.4 Finite extensions. Algebraicity and finiteness.14m
1.5 Algebraicity in towers. An example.14m
1.6. A digression: Gauss lemma, Eisenstein criterion.13m
1 practice exercise
Quiz 140m
Week
2

## Week 2

2 hours to complete

## Week 2

2 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 67 min)
5 videos
2.2 Splitting field.11m
2.3 An example. Algebraic closure.14m
2.4 Algebraic closure (continued).15m
2.5 Extension of homomorphisms. Uniqueness of algebraic closure.11m
1 practice exercise
QUIZ 240m
Week
3

## Week 3

4 hours to complete

## Week 3

4 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 82 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
6 videos
3.2 Properties of finite fields.14m
3.3 Multiplicative group and automorphism group of a finite field.15m
3.4 Separable elements.15m
3.5. Separable degree, separable extensions.15m
3.6 Perfect fields.9m
1 practice exercise
QUIZ 340m
Week
4

## Week 4

2 hours to complete

## Week 4

2 hours to complete
6 videos (Total 91 min)
6 videos
4.2 Tensor product of modules14m
4.3 Base change14m
4.4 Examples. Tensor product of algebras.15m
4.5 Relatively prime ideals. Chinese remainder theorem.14m
4.6 Structure of finite algebras over a field. Examples.16m
1 practice exercise
QUIZ 440m