**Week beginning** | **Chapter** | **Reading** | **Notes** |

09/04 | Welcome; Introductory worksheet. | | |

09/11 | 2. Groups | Introductory Worksheet Chapters 0-2 | Chapter 0 should be familiar, just read to check you know the material. Chapter 1 contains motivation; Chapter 2 is the true start of the material. |

09/18 | 3. Finite Groups and Subgroups | Chapter 3 |

09/25 | 3. Subgroups | Chapter 3 (with emphasis on the latter part). | |

10/02 | 4. Cyclic Groups | Chapter 4 | |

10/09 | 5. Permutation Groups | Chapter 5 | |

10/16 | 6. Isomorphisms, **Midterm I** | Reread Chapters 1-4 for revision | Midterm I is on 10/19. Here is a review sheet. |

10/23 | 6. Isomorphisms | Chapter 6 | |

10/30 | 6. Isomorphisms 7. Cosets & Lagrange's Theorem | Chapter 6 from definition of autmorphism to the end; Chapter 7 up to Lagrange's Theorem. | When is a group isomorphic to a proper subgroup of itself? |

11/06 | 7. Lagrange's Theorem 8. External Direct Products | Chapter 7 from Lagrange's Theorem to end (omit "Applications of Cosets..." onwards); Chapter 8. | |

11/13 | 8. External Direct Products 9. Normal Subgroups and Factor Groups | Ch 8 - Theorem 8.3 up to (not including) Applications; Chapter 9 up to (not including) "Applications of Factor Groups". | |

11/20 | **Midterm II** | Revision | Happy Thanksgiving! |

11/27 | 9. Factor Groups & Applications 10. Homomorphisms | Chapter 9 from Applications of Factor Groups, then Chapter 10 up to (not including) First Isomorphism Theorem | |