MATH1014 Introduction to Linear Algebra
MATH1014 is a Junior (or first-year) unit forming part of the Fundamental Mathematics stream.
- Credit point value: 3CP.
- Classes per week: Two lectures and one tutorial.
- Lecturer(s) in 2017: Alexander Fish, Brad Roberts .
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Information sheet for MATH1014
All students should read the information sheet. The information includes (for example) details of the assessment procedure, including dates of assessment tasks.
Answers to frequently asked questions
Bridget Fagan, Kirsten Laurendet, Jim Loomes, Heather Morrison, Mahnoor Mushtaq, Alexandra Oswald, Jack Rawlings, Miranda Tan and Toby Wong have volunteered to be your class representatives. They will meet shortly with the Head of School. We would like to know what you like about the unit and where things can be improved. If you have any issues you would like discussed, please email your representatives and let them know your views.
Consultation timesThe lecturers will be available for consultation at the following times. You may attend any of these consultations.
|Dr Alexander Fish||Weeks 1-2, 4-13||Mondays 15:00-16:00||Carslaw 712|
|Dr Brad Roberts||Weeks 1-4, 6-13||Tuesdays 15:00-16:00||Carslaw 635|
|Resources||Information Sheet||Blackboard||Lecture recordings||Ed Discussion||Frequently asked questions|
|Monday lecture||Tuesday lecture||Tutorials||Revision||Assessment|
|Problem sheet 1 questions
Problem sheet 1 solutions
|Web Quiz 1|
|Problem sheet 2 questions
Problem sheet 2 solutions
|Web Quiz 2||Assignment 1 - questions|
|Problem sheet 3 questions
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|Web Quiz 3||Assignment 1 - Due 5pm, 18 August
Quiz 1 - sample
|Problem sheet 4 questions
Problem sheet 4 solutions
|Web Quiz 4||Quiz 1 - sample (solutions)|
|Quiz 1 29-31 August
Problem sheet 5 questions
Problem sheet 5 solutions
|Web Quiz 5||Assignment 1 - solutions
Quiz 1 29-31 August
|Problem sheet 6 questions
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|Web Quiz 6|
|Problem sheet 7 questions
Problem sheet 7 solutions
|Web Quiz 7||Assignment 2 - questions|
|Problem sheet 8 questions
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|Web Quiz 8||Assignment 2 - Due 5pm, 22 September|
|Labour Day||Fish 9-2
|Problem sheet 9 questions
Problem sheet 9 solutions
|Web Quiz 9||Assignment 2 - solutions
Quiz 2 - sample
|Problem sheet 10 questions
Problem sheet 10 solutions
|Web Quiz 10||Quiz 2 - sample (solutions)|
|Quiz 2 17-19 October
Problem sheet 11 questions
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|Web Quiz 11||Quiz 2 17-19 October|
|Problem sheet 12 questions
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|Web Quiz 12|
|Problem sheet 13 questions
Problem sheet 13 solutions
MATH1014 students: please check that your marks for Assignment 1 and Quiz 1 have been recorded correctly by pressing the "Check marks" button.
Please note that any corrections to Assignment 1 marks must be made by Friday, Sep 22.
Please note that any corrections to Quiz 1 marks must be made by Friday, Sep 22.
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Self-test web quizzes:
Test your understanding of the topics by trying the self-test quizzes for MATH1014 regularly as the semester progresses.
Every student should have a copy of the Junior Mathematics and Statistics Handbook.
For general information on examinations, including the end of semester examination timetable, see the University's Examination Information web site.
The Faculty Handbook entry:
The description of MATH1014 in the central units of study database.
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