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Introduction to Linear Algebra - MATH1014

Year - 2020

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.

Classes
2x1-hr lectures; 1x1-hr tutorial/wk

Assessment
2 x quizzes (30%); 2 x assignments (5%); final exam (65%)

Textbooks
A First Course in Linear Algebra (3rd edition), David Easdown, Pearson Education (2010)

Assumed knowledge
Coordinate geometry, basic integral and differential calculus, polynomial equations and algebraic manipulations, equivalent to HSC Mathematics

Prohibitions

MATH1002 or MATH1902

Details

Faculty: Science

Intensive January

06 Jan 2020

Department/School: Mathematics and Statistics Academic Operations
Study Mode: Block mode
Census Date: 24 Jan 2020
Unit of study level: Junior
Credit points: 3.0
EFTSL: 0.063
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
Faculty: Science

Semester 2

03 Aug 2020

Department/School: Mathematics and Statistics Academic Operations
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2020
Unit of study level: Junior
Credit points: 3.0
EFTSL: 0.063
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: A/Prof Sharon Stephen
HECS Band: 2
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