Syllabus query

Academic Year/course: 2017/18

453 - Degree in Mathematics

27000 - Linear algebra

Syllabus Information

Academic Year:
27000 - Linear algebra
Faculty / School:
100 - Facultad de Ciencias
453 - Degree in Mathematics
Subject Type:
Basic Education

5.1. Methodological overview

The general teaching methodology designed for this class is based on the following:

-        Lectures

-        Problem sessions

-        Office hours

-        Students’ individual work

5.2. Learning tasks

In addition to the above activities, throughout the course the students are provided with four sets of exercises to be solved and expounded to one of the teachers during office hours.

5.3. Syllabus

1.  Vector Spaces

2.  Linear Mappings and Matrices

3.  Rank

4.  Integer Matrices and Polynomial Matrices

5.  Linear, Bilinear and Hermitian Forms

6.  Eigenvectors and Eigenvalues

7.  Theory of an Endomorphism

8.  Euclidean and Unitary Spaces

9.  Endomorphisms of Euclidean and Unitary Spaces

10.  Applications to Geometry

5.4. Course planning and calendar

See the academic calendar of the Universidad de Zaragoza and the class schedules published on the Facultad de Ciencias webpage. The exact time and place of the examinations will be announced in class and posted on a bulletin board and on the online platform (ADD).

5.5. Bibliography and recommended resources

Notes on the theoretical part of the lessons will appear in the ADD before they are given. A number of problems are supplied as well.