Introductory Matrix Theory
Math 225, Section P1, Fall 2008



Course News

Here is a review sheet for Chapter 6.

Our third in-class exam will be Thursday Nov. 20.
Here is a review sheet for Exam 3.

Our next in-class exam will be Thursday Oct. 23.
Here is a review sheet for Exam 2.

Our first in-class exam has been moved to Tuesday Sept. 23.
Here is a review sheet for Exam 1.


Course Details

Lectures: Tuesday and Thursday at 11:00 - 11:50PM in 148 Henry Administration Building

Instructor: Ely Kerman, ekerman@math.uiuc.edu

Office & Telephone: Illini Hall 326, 265-6710

Office Hours: Wednesday 2:00-4:00,or by appointment.

Textbook (required): David C. Lay, Linear Algebra and its Applications, Third Edition , Addison-Wesley.

Course Material: We will cover the material in Chapters 1 through 6 of the text. For more details click here.

Grading Scheme:

  • Weekly Homework (20%)
    Homework will be assigned after each class and is due in class every Thursday.
    No late homework will be accepted.
    Your lowest homework grade will be dropped.

  • Three in-class exams (15% each = 45% total)
    Exam 1 Tuesday September 23, Exam 2 Thursday October 23 , Exam 3 Thursday November 20.

  • Comprehensive Final Exam (35%)
    A comprehensive final exam is scheduled for 7:00-10:00 PM, Wednesday, December 17.