Book: Elementary Linear Algebra by Howard Anton, 8th ed.
Course description: MA 351 is an introductory course in
Linear Algebra and its Applications. I will cover Chapters 1-7 from the book.
The topics are systems of linear equations, matrices, determinants, vector
spaces, and eigenvalues and eigenvectors. Different applications
will be discussed. As a tool we shall use the Computer Algebra System Maple.
Grading: There will be 7 graded homework
assignments and 3 quizzes, three hourly tests, and a Final exam.