Department of Mathematics, University of Toronto, Fall 2009
Agenda: Understand linear algebra, the simplest algebra there is, and come to appreciate that simplest is also the most fundamental.
Hidden Agenda: Learn (by example) how "real" math is done: abstraction and generalization, definitions, theorems and proofs.
Instructor:, firstname.lastname@example.org, Bahen 6178, 416-946-5438. Office hours: Wednesdays 10:30-11:30 at Bahen 6178 (on teaching weeks), or, if truly impossible, by appointment.
Classes: Tuesdays 1-3 and Thursdays 1-2 at MP 103.
|Teaching Assistants: Alan Lai and Nevena Francetic.
Tutorials: Thursdays 2:15-4 at UC 144 if the last digit of your student number is even, and at GB 248 if it is odd. No tutorials on the first week of classes.
TA Consultation Hours: Monday 6PM-8PM and Thursdays 11AM-1PM at Bahen 6283.
Freidberg, Insel, Spence. Linear Algebra, 4e. New Jersy: Pearson Education Inc, 2003.
- Undergraduate Information at the UofT Math Department
- Undergraduate Course Descriptions.
- Last year's MAT240 web site.
- My 2006 Math 240 web site.
- The 2005 MAT240 site.