Syllabus MAT220 Summer 1998
Linear Algebra

Instructor:
Prof. Carlos C. Rodríguez ES-319B, 442-4617
Office Hours:
Daily from 12:00-1:00pm
Text:
Howard Anton: Elementary Linear Algebra, John Wiley, 7th edition.
Web:
http://omega.albany.edu:8008/mat220

EVALUATION
(All exams are on Fridays)

 
Exam I   (May 29)  The Algebra of Matrices and Maple. Chaps 1.
Exam II  (June 5)  Determinants and Vector Spaces.    Chap 2-4+.
Exam III (June 12) General Linear Transformations     Chap 5-6.
Exam IV	 (June 19) Diagonalization.                   Chap 7-8.

Final grade is computed by taking the average of the best 3 out of the 4 grades (i.e. lowest grade is dropped). MINIMUM REQUIRED TO PASS THE COURSE IS 30 POINTS. All grades are from 0 to 100 points.

All students in the class must have working computer accounts by June 1. Exam grades will be emailed to your VAX account by the wednesday following the exam.

Carlos Rodriguez
Tue May 27 10:34:20 EDT 1998