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.
2x1-hr lectures; 1x1-hr tutorial/wk
2 x quizzes (30%); 2 x assignments (5%); final exam (65%)
A First Course in Linear Algebra (3rd edition), David Easdown, Pearson Education (2010)
Coordinate geometry, basic integral and differential calculus, polynomial equations and algebraic manipulations, equivalent to HSC Mathematics
MATH1002 or MATH1902