Courses Bachelor Display 20242025
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Course title  Linear Algebra  
Course code  EBC1008  
ECTS credits  6,5  
Assessment  Whole/Half Grades  
Period 


Level  Introductory  
Coordinator 
Jan Christopher Kops For more information: j.kops@maastrichtuniversity.nl 

Language of instruction  English  
Goals 
Learn the concepts and techniques in the field of linear algebra that are prerequisite for ‘probability theory’, ‘(applied) statistics’, ‘mathematical economics’ and ‘operations research’.
Obtain the right attitude with respect to (abstract) mathematics. Learn to write down a correct mathematical reasoning . Learn to give (simple) proofs. 

Description 
Operations with vectors and matrices, systems of linear equations, vector spaces, eigenvalues, linear mappings and geometry with vectors.


Literature 
Syllabus.


Prerequisites 
 Perform basic arithmetic operations and simplify algebraic expressions.
 Perform basic arithmetic operations with fractions.  Solve simple (in)equalities. 

Teaching methods (indicative; course manual is definitive)  Lecture / Assignment  
Assessment methods (indicative; course manual is definitive)  Participation / Written Exam  
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