Mathematics
3130

Introduction to Linear Algebra

Introduction to Linear Algebra

Course Description |
Examines basic properties of systems of linear equations, vector spaces, linear independence, dimension, linear transformations, matrices, determinants, eigenvalues, and eigenvectors. Prereq., MATH 2300 or APPM 1360. Credit not granted for this course and APPM 3310. |

Schedule | SEC 001 MWF 9-10 AM, MUEN
E417SEC 003 MWF 2-3 PM, FLMG
102(University of Colorado Academic Calendar) |

Professor |
Sebastian
Casalaina-Martin Mathematics 221 casa@math.colorado.edu |

Office Hours |
MW 10-11 AM, F 3-4 PM, or by
appointment. |

Textbook |
The textbook for the course is: Linear Algebra and its
applications, by David C. Lay, 4th edition. (Other textbooks you may be interested in:
Calculus, Volume II, by Tom M. Apostol, 2nd
edition. Linear
Algebra, by Kenneth Hoffman and Ray
Kunze. Both are on reserve at the library in the
Math building.) |

Homework |
There will be homework assignments posted
online. You may find the Mathematics Help Room
(MATH 175) to be useful in obtaining extra assistance
with your homework. |

Syllabus |
This syllabus
is a rough guide to the topics we will cover. |

Grading |
Homework 20%, Quizzes 10%,
Midterm I 20%, Midterm II 20%, Final 30%. |

Policies |
Please
read the following class policies. |