Introduction to Linear Algebra (MATH1014)

UNIT OF STUDY

This unit is an introduction to Linear Algebra. Topics covered include vectors, systems of linear equations, matrices, eigenvalues and eigenvectors. Applications in life and technological sciences are emphasised.

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Classes

Two 1 hour lectures and one 1 hour tutorial per week.

Assessment

One 1.5 hour exam, assignments, quizzes (100%)

Textbooks

As set out in the Junior Mathematics Handbook.

Faculty/department permission required?

No

Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

Assumed knowledge: HSC Mathematics or MATH1111

Prohibitions

MATH1012, MATH1002, MATH1902

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