This is a first course in linear algebra. Topics include systems of linear equations, vector equations and matrix equations; matrix algebra, partitions and factorizations; determinants; matrix inverses and the Invertible Matrix Theorem; vector spaces and subspaces; linear independence, bases and dimension; null and column spaces, rank; linear transformations on vector spaces, kernel and range; injective, surjective and bijective mappings; isomorphism; eigenvalues and eigenspaces; diagonalization; inner product spaces, orthogonal matrices, Gram-Schmidt orthogonalization; least-squares approximation; and diagonalization of symmetric matrices.
Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6; Academic Math Level 7 or MTH 191 minimum grade "C"
Class offerings by semester
|Fall 2019||Winter 2020||SP/SU 2020|
Day Class (before 5:00pm) Evening Class (after 5:00pm) Online Class