**Class Meeting Time & Place:** M311-504 MWF 9:10-10:00am BLOC 149; M311-506 MWF 11:30am-12:20pm BLOC 163.

**Textbook:** *Linear Algebra and Vector Calculus*, 8th edition,
by Leon/Colley, Pearson, 2012.

**Class Website:** Homework assignments, lecture notes and test dates are given
here.

** Course Description. **
Systems of linear equations, matrices, determinants, vector spaces, linear transformations,
eigenvalues and eigenvectors, diagonalization, inner product spaces, orthogonal functions;
vector analysis, including gradient, divergence, curl, line and surface integrals, Gauss',
Green's and Stokes' theorems. Prerequisites: MATH 221, MATH 251, or MATH 253; MATH 308 or
concurrent enrollment.

Weekly Schedule:

1. Sections 1.1, 1.2

2. Sections 1.3, 1.4, 1.5, 2.1

3. Sections 2.2, 3.1, 3.2

4. Sections 3.3, 3.4, 3.5

5. Sec. 3.6, Review, Test 1

6. Sections 4.1, 4.2, 4.3

7. Sections 5.1, 5.2, 5.4

8. Sections 5.3, 5.5, 5.6

9. Spring Break 3/11-3/15

10. Sections 6.1, 6.2

11. (Sections 6.3,) Review

12. Test 2, Sections 7.1-7.5, 8.3, 8.4, 10.1

13. Sections 10.1, 10.2, 10.3

14. Sections 10.3, 11.1, 10.2

15. Sections 11.2, 11.3, Review

**Test Policy:** You are allowed to bring a formula sheet with only formulas but no detailed numbers to a test.

Tests will be made based on homework problems.

**Grading Policy:** 2 Tests (100 pts each)=200 pts, Homework=100 pts, Final Exam 200 pts. Total=500 pts.

Final Grade: 500 > A > 450 > B > 400 > C > 350 > D > 300 > F
(Curves are permitted if necessary)

*The Final Exam is comprehensive and has been scheduled on: M311-504 5/3 Friday, 8-10am;
M311-506 5/7 Tuesday, 10:30am-12:30 pm.

**Class Attendence:** will be checked, recorded and reflected in the final grade.

**Homework:** will be assigned in each class and collected weekly.

**Late homeworks** without/with a valid excuse will be rejected/dropped (up to three times).

**Make-ups for missed exams will only be allowed for a university
approved excuse in writing.**
Wherever possible, students should inform the instructor before
an exam is missed. Consistent with
University Student Rules,
students are required to notify an instructor by the end of the next
working day after missing an exam. Otherwise, they forfeit
their rights to a make-up.

**Academic Integrity:**
The Aggie Code of Honor
states:

Copying work done by others
is an act of scholastic dishonesty and
any instance of it will be prosecuted according to
University Student Rules.

Students with disabilities can get assistance from the Office of Services for Students with Disabilities, Tel. 845-1637.

Copyright Policy: All printed materials disseminated in class or on the web are protected by Copyright laws. One photocopy (or printout from the web) is allowed for personal use. Multiple copies or sale of any of these materials is strictly prohibited.