Program Calendar (2017/18)
MATH-221 - Elementary Linear Algebra
|MATH-221||Elementary Linear Algebra||3 - credits||$318.06|
This course is intended for students who are pursuing a Bachelor of Science (with a major in Computing, Mathematics, or Physics) or Applied Science (Engineering) degree. Topics include: systems of linear equations and matrices, matrix arithmetic, determinants, vectors, products of vectors, lines and planes in 2- and 3-space, Euclidean vector spaces, real vector spaces, inner product spaces, eigenvalues and eigenvectors, diagonalization, linear transformations, kernel, range, similarity, approximation and quadratic forms. Linear algebra is used extensively in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, and Physics.
Prerequisites: MATH 104 except students enrolled in first year Engineering. (MATH 103 for first year Engineering students (may be taken concurrently).
Delivery Method: On-Campus
Credits: 3 | Length: 45 hours | Course Outline for MATH-221
MATH-221 Elementary Linear Algebra can be found in the following programs:
- Associate of Science (ASc) - Environmental Sciences - Associate Degree
- Engineering (transfer to UBC) - Certificate
- Engineering (transfer to UVic) - Certificate