|Offered this year?||Yes|
|When Offered?||Every year|
A first course in linear algebra designed to develop students' problem solving skills, mathematical writing skills, and gain facility with the applications and theory of linear algebra. Topics will include: vector spaces, linear transformations, matrices, systems of linear equations, bases, eigenvalues, and additional topics at instructor's discretion. Applications may include differential equations, difference equations, least squares approximations, and models in economics and in biological and physical sciences. MATH 0520 or MATH 0540 is a prerequisite for all 1000-level courses in Mathematics except MATH 1260 or MATH 1610. Recommended prerequisite: MATH 0100 or equivalent. May not be taken in addition to MATH 0540.