MATH 23  --  Elementary Linear Algebra
Fall 2007

Section Call # Day Time Building / Room Instructor Instructor's Office Office Hours
Lectures 020 19090 TR 11:10am-12:30pm BRNHL A125 B. Engheta Surge 225 TR 1:00pm-2:00pm, 4:30pm-5:30pm
Discussion 021 19091 W 7:10am-8:00am SPTH 1222 M. Maroun Surge 261 TR 2:00pm-3:00pm
Discussion 022 19092 W 6:10pm-7:00pm ENGR2 143 M. Maroun Surge 261 TR 2:00pm-3:00pm


Principal Instructor: Bahman Engheta
Assistant: Michael Maroun
 
Course Website: http://math.ucr.edu/~engheta/F07-23/
 
Textbook: 5th edition of Elementary Linear Algebra by Larson, Edwards, Falvo.
Houghton Mifflin College Division, ISBN 0618400508.
 
Topics covered: Sections 1.1-1.3, 2.1-2.5, 4.1-4.5, 5.1, 5.2, 3.1-3.5, 7.1, 7.2, 7.4
 
Prerequisite: Either one of MATH 5, MATH 22, MATH 9A, MATH 9HA, MATH 4, or MATH 8A
with a grade of "C-" or better
 
Major Exams: Midterm exam on Tuesday, 11/06/2007, during regular lecture.
Final exam on Monday, 12/10/2007 from 11:30am-2:30pm.
Note: All exams will be comprehensive. Calculators may not be used during exams.
 
Course Components:   300 points for daily homework assignments and quizzes,
300 points for the midterm exam,
400 points for the final exam.
 
Grading: 900-1000 points are required for the grade A,
800-899 points are required for the grade B,
700-799 points are required for the grade C,
600-699 points are required for the grade D.
 
Attendance Policy: Students are expected to attend every lecture and every meeting of their discussion section. Homework assignments are due at the beginning of each lecture. Quizzes may be given unannounced, during the lectures or the discussion sections. Work missed due to absence, lateness, or late enrollment cannot be made up. In particular, no late work will be accepted and there will be no make-up exams or quizzes.