Course description: Linear algebra has wide applications to diverse areas in natural science, engineering, management and social science. The course "Linear Algebra I" (MATH2101) aims at introducing to students the basic concept of linear structure through many concrete examples in the Euclidean spaces. The course also enriches students' exposure to mathematical rigor and prepares them for studying more advanced mathematical courses.
Course contents: The course comprises lectures and tutorials, and it will cover basic theory of linear algebra in the following areas:
Assessment: Assignments (10%), two midterm tests (40%) and one final exam (50%)
The 2.5-hour final examination will be held on August 15, 2015. No supplementary examination will be offered.
Dates: July 15 - August 15, 2015 (Every Wednesday & Saturday)
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Venue: The University of Hong Kong
Eligibility: Mainland/ Overseas undergraduates
Pre-requisite: High score in NCEE (Gaokao) math or in AP Calculus, or Good grade in IB Math (DP) or in GCE A-level Further/Pure math, or Equivalent
Language of Instruction: English
Programme Fee: HK$8,520
Remark: Students without Permanent HK Identity Cards may require visas to study in HKU. For student visa and accommodation, please see here.
Programme Webpage: Please visit http://www.als.hku.hk/summer/, and click "For University Students", and then "2015SC-Linear Algebra I (6 credits)".
Online Application: Please browse http://www.als.hku.hk/summer/, and click "Online Application".
Deadline for Application:
April 25, 2015 for overseas/mainland students;
May 30, 2015 for students of universities outside HK with (permanent) HKID
Additional Supporting Documents: List of current courses and Past exam result sheets or Transcript
|Dr. Guangyue HAN or Dr. Yuk Kam LAU|
|Tel: 28592250   Email: AMGS@maths.hku.hk|
|Department of Mathematics, The University of Hong Kong|