M235-S19-syllabus.pdf - MATH 235 Spring 2019 Linear Algebra...

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MATH 235 Spring 2019: Linear Algebra 2 for Honours Mathematics Sections 001 and 002 Section 003 Instructor: Graeme Turner Janelle Resch e-mail: [email protected] [email protected] Office: MC 6513 MC 6101 Office Hours: Mondays, 3:00PM-5:00PM MWF 11:30AM-12:30PM Wednesdays, 2:00PM-4:00PM and by appointment! and by appointment! Classes: Sec 001: MWF 9:30–10:20AM, QNC 1502 MWF 10:30–11:20AM, RCH 103 Sec 002: MWF 11:30AM–12:20PM, QNC 1502 Tutorial: Wednesdays, 4:30PM–5:20PM, M3 1006 , all sections Textbook: Linear Algebra 1 & 2 Course Notes, 4th Edition (or 3rd Edition), by D. Wolczuk. This is the same book used for MATH 136. The book is recommended but not required . The 3rd Edition is sufficient, though the list of errors posted on Learn will be for the 4th Edition. Website: We will be using Waterloo Learn for the distribution of course materials and grades. All course materials (including this syllabus) will be posted on Learn. Prerequisites: (MATH 106 or 114 or 115 with a grade of at least 70%) or (MATH 136 with a grade of at least 60%) or MATH 146; Honours Mathematics or Mathematical Physics students. Co-Requisites: MATH 128, 138, or 148 Anti-Requisites: MATH 225 or 245 Calendar Description: Orthogonal and unitary matrices and transformations. Orthogonal projections, Gram-Schmidt procedure, best approximations, least-squares. Inner products, angles and orthogonality, orthogonal diagonalization, singular value decomposition, applications. Schedule of Topics: A more detailed schedule of topics, along with recommended readings and exercises for those topics, will be posted on Learn. Evaluation Scheme: The BETTER of the two schemes will be applied to calculate your grade: Final exam: 55% Tutorials: 15% Mid-term: 30% or Final exam: 70% Tutorials: 15% Mid-term: 15%
Midterm and Final exams: Your midterm exam will be held on June 11, 2019, 4:30–6:20PM. Details

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