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Course Description

This is the first part of the Linear Algebra courses. Linear algebra studies vector spaces and the mappings between them. This course is intended to provide conceptual understandings and computational techniques of linear algebra. Topics include: System of linear equations and matrices; vector spaces; linear transformation, determinant and eigenvalues/eigenvectors (if time allows).


Lecture Notes

Tutorial Notes


Quizzes and Exams


Assessment Scheme

Tutorial participation 5%
Midterm I, October 13 (Mon), 7:45pm - 9:15pm at Lee Shau Kee (LSK) Building LT5  20%
Midterm II, November 3 (Mon), 7:45PM-9:15PM, Location: TYW LT 20%
Final exam: Time and location TBA 55%

Honesty in Academic Work

The Chinese University of Hong Kong places very high importance on honesty in academic work submitted by students, and adopts a policy of zero tolerance on cheating and plagiarism. Any related offence will lead to disciplinary action including termination of studies at the University. Although cases of cheating or plagiarism are rare at the University, everyone should make himself / herself familiar with the content of the following website:

and thereby help avoid any practice that would not be acceptable.

Last updated: July 27, 2015 15:14:24