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MATH1014 Introduction to Linear Algebra

General Information

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 .
  • Email contact address: MATH1014@sydney.edu.au.
    Students: please check if your question can be answered by referring to the FAQ page before emailing us. If you decide to email us please include your name and SID.

Students have the right to appeal any academic decision made by the School or Faculty. For further information, see the Science Faculty web site.

You may also view the description of MATH1014 in the University's course search database.

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

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

Online Resources

Consultation times

The lecturers will be available for consultation at the following times. You may attend any of these consultations.
LecturerAvailabilityTimeOffice
Dr Alexander FishWeeks 1-2, 4-13Mondays 15:00-16:00 Carslaw 712
Dr Brad RobertsWeeks 1-4, 6-13Tuesdays 15:00-16:00 Carslaw 635
Resources Information Sheet Blackboard Lecture recordings Ed Discussion Frequently asked questions
Monday lecture Tuesday lecture Tutorials Revision Assessment
Week 1
31/7-4/8
Fish 1-1
Roberts 1-1
Fish 1-2
Roberts 1-2
Problem sheet 1 questions
Problem sheet 1 solutions


Web Quiz 1
Week 2
7/8-11/8
Fish 2-1
Roberts 2-1
Fish 2-2
Roberts 2-2
Problem sheet 2 questions
Problem sheet 2 solutions


Web Quiz 2 Assignment 1 - questions
Week 3
14/8-18/8
Roberts 3-1-10am
Roberts 3-1
Roberts 3-2-10am
Roberts 3-2
Problem sheet 3 questions
Problem sheet 3 solutions


Web Quiz 3 Assignment 1 - Due 5pm, 18 August
Quiz 1 - sample
Week 4
21/8-25/8
Fish 4-1
Roberts 4-1
Fish 4-2
Roberts 4-2
Problem sheet 4 questions
Problem sheet 4 solutions


Web Quiz 4 Quiz 1 - sample (solutions)
Week 5
28/8-1/9
Fish 5-1
Fish 5-1-11am
Fish 5-2
Fish 5-1-11am
Quiz 1 29-31 August
Problem sheet 5 questions
Problem sheet 5 solutions
Web Quiz 5 Assignment 1 - solutions
Quiz 1 29-31 August
Week 6
4/9-8/9
Fish 6-1
Roberts 6-1
Fish 6-2
Roberts 6-2
Problem sheet 6 questions
Problem sheet 6 solutions


Web Quiz 6
Week 7
11/9-15/9
Fish 7-1
Roberts 7-1
Fish 7-2
Roberts 7-2
Problem sheet 7 questions
Problem sheet 7 solutions

Web Quiz 7 Assignment 2 - questions
Week 8
18/9-22/9
Fish 8-1
Roberts 8-1
Fish 8-2
Roberts 8-2
Problem sheet 8 questions
Problem sheet 8 solutions


Web Quiz 8 Assignment 2 - Due 5pm, 22 September
Mid-semester break
Week 9
2/10-6/10
Labour Day Fish 9-2
Roberts 9-2
Problem sheet 9 questions
Problem sheet 9 solutions


Web Quiz 9 Assignment 2 - solutions
Quiz 2 - sample
Week 10
9/10-13/10
Fish 10-1
Roberts 10-1
Fish 10-2
Roberts 10-2
Problem sheet 10 questions
Problem sheet 10 solutions


Web Quiz 10 Quiz 2 - sample (solutions)
Week 11
16/10-20/10
Fish 11-1
Roberts 11-1
Fish 11-2
Roberts 11-2
Quiz 2 17-19 October
Problem sheet 11 questions
Problem sheet 11 solutions
Web Quiz 11 Quiz 2 17-19 October
Week 12
23/10-27/10
Fish 12-1
Roberts 12-1
Fish 12-2
Roberts 12-2
Problem sheet 12 questions
Problem sheet 12 solutions


Web Quiz 12
Week 13
30/10-3/11
Fish 13-1
Roberts 13-1
Fish 13-2
Roberts 13-2
Problem sheet 13 questions
Problem sheet 13 solutions

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 MATH1014 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 MATH1014 in the central units of study database.

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