MAT 241 Linear Algebra (3 credits)

This elective for Engineering, Computer Science, and Liberal Arts and Sciences: Mathematics and Science majors introduces students to the deductive style of higher-level mathematics courses. Topics include systems of linear equations, matrices, real vector spaces, subspaces, linear independence, basis, dimension, row and column space of a matrix, linear transformations, kernel, range, matrix of a linear transformation, determinants, eigenvalues, and eigenvectors, and Gram-Schmidt Process. Prerequisite: A grade of C or better in Calculus I (MAT 161) or equivalent, or permission of instructor.