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MATH1002 Linear Algebra

General Information

MATH1002 is a Junior (or first-year) unit forming part of the Mainstream Mathematics stream.

You may also view the description of MATH1002 in the University's course search database.

Information sheet for MATH1002

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

See the main junior mathematics page for information relating to all junior mathematics units, and see in particular the Junior Maths FAQ page.

Class representatives

Sebastian Bird, Rujia Cao, James Giouroukelis, Oliver Kelly, Chun Yin Tim Lau, Nathan Ngo, Jakson Playford, Anna Robinson and Jerome Sami 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 times

The following consultations times are provided to all students, no appointment required.

LecturerAvailabilityTimeOffice
Dr Kevin Coulembier Weeks 1-139-10am Mondays Carslaw 632
Dr Sasha Fish Weeks 1-139-10am Mondays Carslaw 712
Dr Peter Kim Weeks 1-612-1pm Tuesdays Carslaw 621
Prof Anthony Henderson Weeks 7-1312-1pm Tuesdays Carslaw 717
Prof Andrew Mathas Weeks 1-132-3pm Tuesdays Carslaw 718

You are also encouraged to consult the Duty Tutors for help in Weeks 2-13.

Tutorials

Tutorials start in Week 1. Students are expected to attempt the pre-tutorial quesions before the tutorial. The tutor will hand out the tutorial questions at the start of the tutorial. Students are expected to work together in groups of 2-3 people.

Textbook

The textbook is "A First Course in Linear Algebra" by David Easdown. Any of the three editions can be used (there are only a few changes between editions). A list of errata for the first edition can be found here:

Online Resources

Monday lecture Tuesday lecture Tutorials Revision Assessment
Resources Information Sheet Blackboard Lecture recordings Ed Discussion Frequently asked questions
Week 1

29/2-4/3
Coulembier 1-1
Crisp 1-1
Fish 1-1
Kim 1-1
Mathas 1-1
Coulembier 1-2
Crisp 1-2
Fish 1-2
Kim 1-2
Mathas 1-2
Pre-tutorial 1 questions
Tutorial 1 questions
Tutorial 1 solutions


Assignment 1 - questions
Week 2

7/3-11/3
Coulembier 2-1
Crisp 2-1
Fish 2-1
Kim 2-1
Mathas 2-1
Coulembier 2-2
Crisp 2-2
Fish 2-2
Kim 2-2
Mathas 2-2
Pre-tutorial 2 questions
Tutorial 2 questions
Tutorial 2 solutions


Web Quiz 1
Week 3

14/3-18/3
Coulembier 3-1
Crisp 3-1
Fish 3-1
Kim 3-1
Mathas 3-1
Coulembier 3-2
Crisp 3-2
Fish 3-2
Kim 3-2
Mathas 3-2
Pre-tutorial 3 questions
Tutorial 3 questions
Tutorial 3 solutions


Web Quiz 2 Assignment 1 - Due 9am, 16 March
Week 4

21/3-25/3
Coulembier 4-1
Crisp 4-1
Fish 4-1
Kim 4-1
Mathas 4-1
Coulembier 4-2
Crisp 4-2
Fish 4-2
Kim 4-2
Mathas 4-2
Pre-tutorial 4 questions
Tutorial 4 questions
Tutorial 4 solutions


Web Quiz 3 Assignment 1 - solutions
Quiz 1 - sample
Mid-semester break
Week 5

4/4-8/4
Coulembier 5-1
Crisp 5-1
Fish 5-1
Kim 5-1
Mathas 5-1
Coulembier 5-2
Crisp 5-2
Fish 5-2
Kim 5-2
Mathas 5-2
Pre-tutorial 5 questions
Tutorial 5 questions
Tutorial 5 solutions


Web Quiz 4 Quiz 1 - sample (solutions)
Week 6

11/4-15/4
Coulembier 6-1
Crisp 6-1
Fish 6-1
Kim 6-1
Mathas 6-1
Coulembier 6-2
Crisp 6-2
Fish 6-2
Kim 6-2
Mathas 6-2
Quiz 1 13-15 April Web Quiz 5 Quiz 1 13-15 April
Assignment 2 - questions
Week 7

18/4-22/4
Coulembier 7-1
Crisp 7-1
Fish 7-1
Henderson 7-1
Mathas 7-1
Coulembier 7-2
Crisp 7-2
Fish 7-2
Henderson 7-2
Mathas 7-2
Pre-tutorial 7 questions
Tutorial 7 questions
Tutorial 7 solutions


Web Quiz 6
Week 8

25/4-29/4
ANZAC Day Coulembier 8-2
Crisp 8-2
Fish 8-2
Henderson 8-2
Mathas 8-2
Pre-tutorial 8 questions
Tutorial 8 questions
Tutorial 8 solutions


Web Quiz 7 Assignment 2 - Due 9am, 27 April
Week 9

2/5-6/5
Coulembier 9-1
Crisp 9-1
Fish 9-1
Henderson 9-1
Mathas 9-1
Coulembier 9-2
Crisp 9-2
Fish 9-2
Henderson 9-2
Mathas 9-2
Pre-tutorial 9 questions
Tutorial 9 questions
Tutorial 9 solutions


Web Quiz 8 Assignment 2 - solutions
Quiz 2 - sample
Week 10

9/5-13/5
Coulembier 10-1
Crisp 10-1
Fish 10-1
Henderson 10-1
Mathas 10-1
Coulembier 10-2
Crisp 10-2
Fish 10-2
Henderson 10-2
Mathas 10-2
Pre-tutorial 10 questions
Tutorial 10 questions
Tutorial 10 solutions


Web Quiz 9
Week 11

16/5-20/5
Coulembier 11-1
Crisp 11-1
Fish 11-1
Henderson 11-1
Mathas 11-1
Coulembier 11-2
Crisp 11-2
Fish 11-2
Henderson 11-2
Mathas 11-2
Quiz 2 18-20 May
Tutorial 11 questions
Tutorial 11 solutions


Web Quiz 10 Quiz 2 18-20 May
Week 12

23/5-27/5
Coulembier 12-1
Crisp 12-1
Fish 12-1
Henderson 12-1
Mathas 12-1
Coulembier 12-2
Crisp 12-2
Fish 12-2
Henderson 12-2
Mathas 12-2
Pre-tutorial 12 questions
Tutorial 12 questions
Tutorial 12 solutions


Web Quiz 11
Week 13

30/5-3/6
Coulembier 13-1
Crisp 13-1
Fish 13-1
Henderson 13-1
Mathas 13-1
Coulembier 13-2
Crisp 13-2
Fish 13-2
Henderson 13-2
Mathas 13-2
Web Quiz 12
Check your marks

MATH1002 students: please check that your mark for has been recorded correctly by pressing the "Check marks" button.

Please note that any corrections to Quiz 1 marks must be made by Thursday 12 May 2016.

The teaching material appearing on this web site is intended for the use of enrolled students of the University of Sydney, and (unless otherwise specified) the University of Sydney holds copyright. Any other person or institution wishing to use any of this material must contact the university to make appropriate arrangements.

Useful Links

  • Self-test web quizzes:
    Test your understanding of the topics by trying the quizzes for MATH1002 regularly as the semester progresses.
  • Handbook:
    Every student should have a copy of the Junior Mathematics and Statistics Handbook.
  • Examination Timetable:
    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 MATH1002 in the central units of study database.

Timetable

Last revised 28/04/16

MATH1002MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
8am Lecture
157
(Wks 1-7,9-13)
K.Coulembier
Lecture
157
K.Coulembier
 
 
 
  Lecture
E AvAud
(Wks 1-7,9-13)
A.Fish
Lecture
E AvAud
A.Fish
 
 
 
9am  
 
Tutorial
359
(Wks 1-12)
JP.Gregory
Tutorial
355
(Wks 1-12)
G.Wiggins
Tutorial
355
(Wks 1-12)
M.Ge
   
 
Tutorial
360
(Wks 1-12)
AR.Crisp
SBG.Gardiner
Tutorial
359
(Wks 1-12)
Y.Yau
Tutorial
360
(Wks 1-3,5-12)
E.Mehmedbasic
   
 
Tutorial
361
(Wks 1-12)
RB.Ogilvie
G.Wiggins
Tutorial
361
(Wks 1-12)
D.Gruenewald
Tutorial
361
(Wks 1-3,5-12)
D.Gruenewald
   
 
Tutorial
E Av116
(Wks 1-12)
SBG.Gardiner
AP.Mathas
Tutorial
451
(Wks 1-12)
M.Twiton
Tutorial
451
(Wks 1-3,5-12)
A.Fish
   
 
 
Tutorial
452
(Wks 1-12)
D.Tate
Tutorial
452
(Wks 1-3,5-12)
S.Luu
   
 
 
Tutorial
453
(Wks 1-12)
MHT.Chan
S.Luu
Tutorial
453
(Wks 1-3,5-12)
J.Ciappara
   
 
 
Tutorial
454
(Wks 1-12)
J.Nakhoul
Tutorial
454
(Wks 1-3,5-12)
F.Viera
   
 
 
Tutorial
E Av121
(Wks 1-12)
J.Ching
R.Coy
W.Wu
 
10am  
 
Tutorial
359
(Wks 1-12)
JP.Gregory
Tutorial
452
(Wks 1-12)
N.Sutherland
Tutorial
452
(Wks 1-3,5-12)
S.Luu
   
 
Tutorial
360
(Wks 1-12)
AR.Crisp
SBG.Gardiner
Tutorial
453
(Wks 1-12)
MHT.Chan
R.Coy
Tutorial
453
(Wks 1-3,5-12)
J.Ciappara
   
 
Tutorial
361
(Wks 1-12)
RB.Ogilvie
G.Wiggins
Tutorial
454
(Wks 1-12)
J.Nakhoul
Tutorial
454
(Wks 1-3,5-12)
F.Viera
   
 
Tutorial
451
(Wks 1-12)
AP.Mathas
 
 
11am Lecture
E AvAud
(Wks 1-7,9-13)
A.Henderson
PS.Kim
Lecture
ArchLT1
(Wks 1-4)
AR.Crisp
Tutorial
359
(Wks 1-12)
PS.Kim
Tutorial
452
(Wks 1-12)
D.Tate
Tutorial
452
(Wks 1-3,5-12)
Z.Woodard
  Lecture
PNRLT1
(Wks 1-4)
AR.Crisp
Lecture
E AvAud
A.Henderson
PS.Kim
Tutorial
360
(Wks 1-12)
J.Ciappara
M.Suwama
Tutorial
453
(Wks 1-12)
M.Twiton
Tutorial
453
(Wks 1-3,5-12)
M.Cassell
  Lecture
WLT200
(Wks 1-7,9-13)
AP.Mathas
Lecture
WLT200
AP.Mathas
Tutorial
361
(Wks 1-12)
Z.Woodard
Tutorial
454
(Wks 1-12)
J.Ching
JP.Gregory
W.Wu
Tutorial
454
(Wks 1-3,5-12)
M.Ge
   
 
Tutorial
E Av116
(Wks 1-12)
A.Henderson
 
Tutorial
TC427
(Wks 1-3,5-12)
B.Szczesny
noon  
 
Tutorial
359
(Wks 1-12)
PS.Kim
Tutorial
452
(Wks 1-12)
J.Eade
Tutorial
359
(Wks 1-3,5-12)
B.Szczesny
   
 
Tutorial
360
(Wks 1-12)
J.Ciappara
M.Suwama
Tutorial
453
(Wks 1-12)
E.Mehmedbasic
Tutorial
360
(Wks 1-3,5-12)
R.Coy
   
 
Tutorial
361
(Wks 1-12)
Z.Woodard
Tutorial
454
(Wks 1-12)
G.Wiggins
Tutorial
453
(Wks 1-3,5-12)
M.Cassell
   
 
 
 
Tutorial
454
(Wks 1-3,5-12)
M.Ge
   
 
 
 
Tutorial
E Av121
(Wks 1-3,5-12)
B.Roberts
1pm  
 
 
Tutorial
355
(Wks 1-12)
N.Sutherland
Tutorial
452
(Wks 1-3,5-12)
A.Fish
   
 
 
Tutorial
E Av121
(Wks 1-12)
J.Eade
Tutorial
454
(Wks 1-3,5-12)
R.Coy
   
 
 
 
Tutorial
E Av121
(Wks 1-3,5-12)
B.Roberts
W.Wu
2pm  
 
Tutorial
359
(Wks 1-12)
D.Price
Tutorial
452
(Wks 1-12)
N.Sutherland
Tutorial
E Av121
(Wks 1-3,5-12)
M.Cassell
M.Ge
   
 
Tutorial
360
(Wks 1-12)
AR.Crisp
SBG.Gardiner
Tutorial
453
(Wks 1-12)
Y.Yau
 
   
 
Tutorial
361
(Wks 1-12)
ZL.Haidar
Tutorial
454
(Wks 1-12)
G.Phillips
 
   
 
Tutorial
E Av116
(Wks 1-12)
JW.Moon
 
 
   
 
Tutorial
TC427
(Wks 1-12)
DSW.Ng
 
 
3pm  
 
Tutorial
359
(Wks 1-12)
D.Price
Tutorial
359
(Wks 1-12)
S.Jelbart
 
   
 
Tutorial
360
(Wks 1-12)
AR.Crisp
SBG.Gardiner
Tutorial
452
(Wks 1-12)
L.Farnell
 
   
 
Tutorial
361
(Wks 1-12)
ZL.Haidar
Tutorial
453
(Wks 1-12)
S.Loo
 
   
 
Tutorial
E Av121
(Wks 1-12)
JW.Moon
 
 
4pm  
 
Tutorial
453
(Wks 1-12)
DSW.Ng
Tutorial
360
(Wks 1-12)
S.Jelbart
 
   
 
Tutorial
454
(Wks 1-12)
R.Coy
Tutorial
452
(Wks 1-12)
L.Farnell
 
   
 
 
Tutorial
453
(Wks 1-12)
S.Loo
 
   
 
 
Tutorial
E Av119
(Wks 1-12)
AF.Kerschl
 

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