B.C.'s Energy College


Apply Now
top menu Current Students Prospective Students Community Faculty & Staff
MATH 152 - Introductory Linear Algebra
Course Details
Course Code:
MATH 152

Credits:
3

Calendar Description:
Introductory treatment of vector, matrices, matrix operations, linear systems, determinants, eigenvalues, eigenvectors, and complex numbers, with emphasis on applications for all topics.

Date First Offered:
2006-09-01

Hours:
Total Hours: 60
Lecture Hours: 3
Laboratory Hours: 1


Total Weeks: 15

This course is offered online: Yes
Depending on semester schedules, this course may be available online. Please consult the Academic Timetables.

Pre-Requisites: One of Principles of Mathematics 12, Pre-Calculus 12, or MATH 050.

Non-Course Pre-Requisites: None

Co-Requisites: MATH 101

Course Content:
- Geometry of the Plane and 3-Space
- Matrices and Linear Equations
- Determinants, Eigenvalues, Eigenvectors
- Vector Spaces
- Linear Transformation 5.1 - 5.3
- Orthogonality 6.1 - 6.3
- The Spectral Theorem 7.1 - 7.2


Learning Outcomes:
This course provides an introduction to some of the mathematical tools required for science and engineering students. The emphasis will be on applications of all topics.

Grading System:
Letters

Passing Grade:
D (50%)

Grading Weight:
Final Exam: 40 %
Midterm Exam: 30 %
Assignments: 30 %


Number of Assignments:
6

Course Offered in Other Programs:
No
Home   |   About NLC   |   Admissions   |   Programs   |   Services   |   Student Life   |   News & Events   |   Contact Us
Northern Lights Facebook Fan Page Northern Lights Twitter Page Northern Lights YouTube Page