Department of Mathematics Syllabus
This syllabus is advisory only. For details on a particular instructor's syllabus (including books), consult the instructor's course page. For a list of what courses are being taught each quarter, refer to the Courses page.
Prerequisites:
Suggested Schedule:
Lecture(s) 
Sections 
Comments/Topics 
1 
Introduction and basic MATLAB commands 

2 
Matrix Operations; Solving linear systems 

3 
Determinant 

4 
Constructing curves and surfaces through specific points 

5 
Plotting graphs; Linear Transformations in R^{2} 

6 
Vector space: Linear Combinations, Spanning set, Linear independence, Basis 

7 
Fundamental sunspace of a matrix (Row space, Column space, Null space) 

8 
Matrices with Complex Entries 

9 
Least Square Solutions 
Learning Goals:
This course is an introduction to use MATLAB to enhance understanding of concepts and applications of Linear Algebra. Enhances analytic and problem solving skills of students.
Mastery of this course enhances development of clear analytical thinking, computing skills, problem solving skills.
Assessment: