Course Name

Turkish 
Lineer Cebir ve Uygulamaları

English 
Linear Algebra and Applications 
Course Code

MAT 281E 
Credit 
Lecture
(hour/week) 
Recitation
(hour/week) 
Laboratory
(hour/week) 
Semester 


3 
3 
 
 
Course Language 
English 
Course Coordinator 
İsa Yıldırım

Course Objectives 
To provide students with the basic knowledge of modern linear algebra.

Course Description 
By the end of this course, students will:
? solve systems of linear equations by using Gaussian elimination;
? understand the basic ideas of vector algebra: linear dependence and independence;
? be familiar with the concepts of dimension of a subspace and the rank and nullity of a matrix;
? be able to find the eigenvalues and eigenvectors of a square matrix using the characteristic polynomial and will know how to diagonalize a matrix when this is possible;
? be able to recognize and invert orthogonal matrices;
? be familiar with the notion of a linear transformation and its matrix.

Course Outcomes 

Prerequisite(s) 

Required Facilities 

Other 

Textbook 
G. Strang, `Introduction to Linear Algebra', 5th Edition, 2016, Wellesley Cambridge 
Other References 
