When & Where
3:004:15pm M W, Fall Semester IAA Classroom : Fourth Floor, Venture II building on NCSU Centennial Campus 
Instructors
Prof. Carl D. Meyer 4228 SAS Hall 

Text Book
Matrix Analysis and Applied Linear Algebra by C. D. Meyer Available from the SIAM online store
All of Prof. Meyer's students are eligible for a 20% discount on this text.
All NC State graduate students qualify for free membership in SIAM, which qualifies them for other discounts. Available from Amazon.com (free sameday shipping and no tax) Available at the NCSU Bookstore (retail price + tax) 
Preparation
PREREQUISITE: Some familiarity with elementary matrix manipulations is required. PRECOURSE TUTORIAL: Someone on the IAA staff will be conducting a precourse tutorial and review of material contained in the first three chapters of the the text book. See the course outline for the precourse topics, and see the homework assignments for problems that your are responsible for. 

Exam, Grading Policy, & Homework
ATTENDANCE: It's required, especially on exam day (a makeexam is generally not possible) GRADE: Determined primarily by the exam score BUMPS: Grades can be bumped upward by participation in class discussions HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENTS: Homework is not collected, but it is the basis for questions appearing on the exam. It is necessary to do the homework on a daily basisteamwork is allowed and encouraged. EXAM: There is one 75 minute closed book exam graded on a 100 point scale. The exam problems will be a subset of five to ten questions selected from the homework assignments.

Course Outline & Schedule Of Events
COURSE OUTLINE FIRST CLASS: August 20 (Wednesday) HOLIDAY: September 1 (Monday) EXAM: (75 min): September 17 (Wednesday) 