Math 416: Abstract Linear Algebra, section C3H
Basic Information
 Instructor: Professor Eugene Lerman
 email: lerman at math uiuc edu
 Homepage:
https://faculty.math.illinois.edu/~lerman
 Course page:
https://faculty.math.illinois.edu/~lerman/416/f12/f12.html
 Office: 336 Illini Hall
 Office Hours:
see my calendar
 Phone: 2449510
 Class meets: MWF 1010:50 in
347 Altgeld Hall
Prerequisites: math 241 or permission of instructor; math
347 recommended.
Textbook:
Peter Lax, Linear Algebra and its applications, second edition.
Also recommended
Sergei Treil, Linear Algebra Done
Wrong, July 2011 edition.
Available free online at http://www.math.brown.edu/~treil/papers/LADW/LADW.html.
You can print it out and have it bound.
Homework: Homework problems will be assigned
once a week. They are due the following week.
No
late homework will be accepted.
Exams: There will be quizzes, two midterms and a
final. You have to pass the final to pass the course. All exams will
be closed book.
The midterms will take place on October 15
and November 30 (these dates are not likely to to change). The
final, according to the noncombined final examination schedule is to
take place on
Monday, December 17, 2012 at 8:0011:00 am in the regular
classroom.
The formula for the course grade is roughly
as follows:

final exam = 36 %

2 midterms at 22 % each = 44%

homework, quizzes = 20%
There will be NO CURVE
Follow this link for homework
assignments.
Last modified: Sun Nov 18 14:42:34 CST 2012