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802120P Introduction to Matrices, 5 ECTS cr 
Code 802120P  Validity 01.06.2015 -
Name Introduction to Matrices  Abbreviation Introduction to 
Scope5 ECTS cr   
TypeBasic Studies Discipline3250 Mathematics 
TypeCourse   
  Grading1 - 5, pass, fail 
 
   
Unit Field of Mathematics 

Description
ECTS Credits 

5 ECTS credits

 
Language of instruction 

Finnish

 
Timing 

1. year, 4. period

 
Learning outcomes 

After completing the course the student is able to:
- apply arithmetic operations of matrices
- solve system of linear equations by matrix methods
- study linear depence and linear indepence of vectors
- recognize the subspace of R^n and understands the concepts of basis and dimension of a vector space
- analyse matrices by the parameters and the vectors

 
Contents 

Vectors and matrices, Systems of linear equations, determinant of a matrix, subspaces of R^n, linear depence and linear indepence of vectors, base, dimension, eigenvalues and eigenvectors of a matrix, diagonalization, LU - factorization of a matrix.

 
Mode of delivery 

Face-to-face teaching

 
Learning activities and teaching methods 

Lectures 28 h, Exercises 14 h

 
Target group 

Major and minor studies

 
Prerequisites and co-requisites 

802151P Introduction to Mathematical Deduction

 
Recommended or required reading 

Lecture notes.

Grossman, S.I. : Elementary Linear Algebra, David C. Lay: Linear Algebra and Its Applications.

 
Assessment methods and criteria 

Final exam

 
Grading 

Fail, 1-5

 
Person responsible 

Marko Leinonen

 
Working life cooperation 

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Current and future instruction
Functions Name Type ECTS cr Teacher Schedule
registration period has not begun Introduction to Matrices  Course  Marko Leinonen  15.03.21 -06.05.21

Future examinations
Functions Name Type ECTS cr Teacher Schedule
registration period has ended Introduction to Matrices  Exam  Marko Leinonen 
10.08.20mon 12.00-15.00
Registration Introduction to Matrices  Exam  Marko Leinonen 
28.09.20 -02.10.20 -