# MA 511 -- Linear
Algebra with Applications

### SYLLABUS

### Meeting
Time: MW 6:00-7:15 p.m. – KT 216

### Office:
KT 290, tel*.* 481-6382, *e-mail*: dragnevp@ipfw.edu

### Office
Hours: MW 5:30-6:00 pm, and MTWR 1:00-1:30 pm

### 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 orthogonalization process.*

### 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.