Integers, divisibility, prime numbers, unique factorization, congruences, quadratic reciprocity, Diophantine equations and arithmetic functions.
1 course with a minimum grade of C- from (MATH240, MATH241, MATH246, MATH340, MATH341, MATH461)
Level of Rigor
Intro to Number Theory w/Cryptography, by Kraft and Washington
Elementary Number Theory and its Applications, by Rosen
Computer Science (cryptography)
If you like this course, you might also consider the following courses
MATH456, MATH402 or MATH403
Students interested in grad school in MATH should consider this course. It is a good course to take before Math 403.