**Contents**

- Instructor information
- Course information
- Daily readings, homework and exams information
- Grading Policy

Lecture Log and homework assignments

**Instructor:**Prof. Jeremy Tyson**Office Location:**330 Illini Hall**Office Phone:**244-4132**Email:**`tyson@math.uiuc.edu`**Office Hours:**Mon 10-12 am or by appointment

**Lecture Times:**MonWedFri 2:00-2:50**Lecture Location:**343 Altgeld Hall**Course web site:**https://math.uiuc.edu/~tyson/490f07.html.**Textbook:***Linear Algebra*, 4th edition, by Friedberg, Insel and Spence (Prentice-Hall, 2003)

**Daily assignments:**There will be a reading assignment for each class. Each day of class discussion will presuppose familiarity with the material from the previous night's reading. One or two daily homework problems will be assigned at the end of each class. These will not be collected or graded, but may be discussed at the following class meeting. Come to class prepared to discuss these problems!**Homework:**There will be periodic graded homework assignments. You are encouraged to work on the homework in groups, although each student should submit a separate set of solutions. (Please indicate which other students you collaborated with, if any.) Class participation and discussion will be an important component of your grade.**Exams:**There will be three midterm exams and a cumulative final exam.

**Grading Policy:**Grades will be computed according to the following percentages:Homework 15% Exams (3) 20% each Final (1:30 pm - 4:30 pm, Monday, May 5 in 343 Altgeld Hall) 25%