Module Handbook


Module Name:

Special Topics in Algebra

Module Level:


Abbreviation, if applicable:

KST 410

Sub-heading, if applicable:


Courses included in the

module, if applicable:



7th/ Fourth Year

Module coordinator(s):

Dr. Liliek Susilowati, M.Si.


Dr. Liliek Susilowati, M.Si.



Classification within the


Compulsory Course/ Elective Studies

Teaching format / class

hours per week during semester:

2 hours lectures (50 min / hour)


2 hours lectures, 2 hour structural activities, 2 hours individual study,

13 week per semester, and total78 hours per semester 2.6 ECTS

Credit Points:



Linear Algebra and Algebra Structure

Learning goals/competencies:

General Competence (Knowledge):

Capable of preparing the thesis proposal that has been ready to proceed as a final project / thesis.


Specific Competence:

1.   Memahami perkembangan topic-topik terbaru penelitian di bidang aljabar

2.   Menyusun proposal yang dapat dilanjutkan menjadi tugas akhir


Planar Graphs, Euler Graphs, Hamiltonian Graphs, Coloring graphs, Matching (maximum Matching, perfect Matching), decomposition and factorization of graph, rewrite the specific topic of the graph and presented.

Soft skill Attribute

Activeand discipline

Study/exam achievements:

Students are considered to be competent and pass if at least get 40

of maximum mark of the exams (UTS dan UAS), structured activity

(group discussion).

Final score (NA) is calculated as follow: 10% softskill+20% Quis + 20% assignment + 20% UTS + 30% paper (UAS)


Final index is defined as follow:

A : 75 100

AB : 70 - 74.99

B : 65 - 69.99

BC : 60 - 64.99

C : 55 - 59.99

D : 40 - 54.99

E : 0 - 39.99

Forms of Media:

Slides and LCD projectors, whiteboards

Learning Methods

Lecture, assessments, presentation


1.       Chartrand, G., Oellerman, O.R., 1993, Applied and Algorithmic Graph Theory, McGraw-Hill Inc, Canada.

2.       Fraleigh J.B, 2003, A First Course in Abstract Algebra 7ed , Addison-Wesley Publishing Company, New York.

3.       Nicholson, W.Keith, 2006, Linear Algebra with Application, Fifth Edition, Mc Graw-Hill, Singapore.

4.       Zhou, K., and Doyle, J. C., 1998, Essential of Robust Control, Prentice-Hall Int, Inc, USA