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 2019: Anet Anelone, Becky Armstrong and Zhou Zhou
- Email contact address:
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Information sheet for MATH1014
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Answers to frequently asked questions
Please familiarise yourself with the MATH1014 Canvas site, as you will need to visit it to submit your assignments, check your marks, and view lecture recordings. You will also gain access to the MATH1014 Ed discussion forum by clicking one of the Ed links on the Canvas site.
Mia Gao, Manav Kaila, Alexandra Natale, and Benjamin Zhang have volunteered to be your class representatives.
They will meet with the Head of School later in the semester. 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, then please email your class representatives using the address MATH1014classreps@maths.usyd.edu.au, and let them know your views.
For enrolled students or other authorized people only, here is a link to the Canvas page for MATH1014.
|Nathan Brownlowe||Weeks 1 – 2||Tuesday 12:00 – 13:00||Carslaw 532|
|Becky Armstrong||Weeks 3 – 7||Tuesday 12:00 – 13:00||Carslaw 623|
|Anet Anelone||Weeks 8 – 13||TBA||TBA|
|Zhou Zhou||Weeks 1 – 13||Tuesday 15:00 – 16:00||Carslaw 607|
|Due date||Description||Better mark||Weighting|
|August 23||Assignment 1||2.5%|
|September 4||Quiz 1||✔||15%|
|September 27||Assignment 2||2.5%|
|October 23||Quiz 2||✔||15%|
|Resources||Information Sheet||Canvas||Lecture Recordings||Ed Discussion|
|Monday lectures||Tuesday lectures||Tutorials||Revision||Assessment|
|Week 1 Homework questions
Week 1 Homework solutions
|Revision Quiz 1||Assignment 1 questions|
|Week 2 Homework questions
Week 2 Homework solutions
|Revision Quiz 2|
|Week 3 Homework questions
Week 3 Homework solutions
|Revision Quiz 3||Assignment 1 (2.5%)
Due August 23
Quiz 1 sample
|Week 4 Homework questions
Week 4 Homework solutions
|Revision Quiz 4||Quiz 1 sample solutions|
|Quiz 1 (15%) 4–5 September
Week 5 Homework questions
Week 5 Homework solutions
|Revision Quiz 5||Assignment 1 - solutions
Quiz 1 (15%)
Due September 4
|Week 6 Homework questions
Week 6 Homework solutions
|Revision Quiz 6||Assignment 2 questions|
|Week 7 Homework questions
Week 7 Homework solutions
|Revision Quiz 7|
|Week 8 Homework questions
Week 8 Homework solutions
|Revision Quiz 8||Assignment 2 (2.5%)
Due September 27
|Week 9 Homework questions
Week 9 Homework solutions
|Revision Quiz 9||Assignment 2 - solutions
Quiz 2 sample
|Week 10 Homework questions
Week 10 Homework solutions
|Revision Quiz 10||Quiz 2 sample solutions|
|Quiz 2 (15%) 23–24 October
Week 11 Homework questions
Week 11 Homework solutions
|Revision Quiz 11||Quiz 2 (15%)
Due October 23
|Week 12 Homework questions
Week 12 Homework solutions
|Revision Quiz 12|
|Week 13 Homework questions
Week 13 Homework solutions
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