Book: Friedberg, Insel, and Spence – Linear Algebra – 4th ed.
Course Description: I shall cover chapters 1-6.
The main content of the course is devoted to vector spaces, bases and
dimension of vector spaces, linear transformations and matrices, systems
of linear equations, determinants, eigenvalues and eigenvectors, diagonalization
of matrices, inner product spaces, Gram-Schmidt
Grading: There will be six homeworks,
10 % each, a Midterm and a Final Exam 20% each. The grade for the course
is according to the scale:
A 90 -100; B
80-89; C 70-79; D 60-69; F below 59.
Homework: Homework will be collected
and graded at the end of a chapter.