Linear Algebra (G5088)
15 credits, Level 4
In this module, you will cover:
- elementary row and column operations
- vector spaces
- linear independence
- basis and dimension
- inner products and orthogonality
- Gram-Schmidt orthonormalisation process
- linear transformations
- eigen-values and eigen-vectors
- Cayley-Hamilton theorem
- quadratic forms.
20%: Practical (Workshop)
9%: Seminar (Class)
20%: Coursework (Presentation, Problem Set, Test)
80%: Examination (Unseen examination)
Contact hours and workload
This module is 150 hours of work. This breaks down into 46 hours of contact time and 104 hours of independent study.
This module is running in the academic year 2019/20. We also plan to offer it in future academic years. It may become unavailable due to staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of such changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.