When & Where
3:004:15 pm, T H, Spring, 2016 2106 SAS Hall 
Instructor
Prof. Carl D. Meyer 4228 SAS Hall


Text Book
Matrix Analysis and Applied Linear Algebra + Solutions Manual + CD by C. D. Meyer IMPORTANT The solutions manual is necessary, and it together with the CD should be bundled with the text bookmake sure you get it. Available from the SIAM online store
All of Prof. Meyer's students are eligible for a 20% discount on this text.
All NC State students qualify for free membership in SIAM, which qualifies them for other discounts. Available at the NCSU Bookstore (retail price + tax) 
Enrolling & Prerequisites
Enrolling: You must do it through Registration & Records Enrollment (Registration). If the class is full, then there is nothing that I can do to override the system. Please do not askI do not have the authority to give you permission to enroll Prerequisites: MA 523 MA 520 (maybedepends on what was done)


Exams & Grading Policy
EITHER ONE OR TWO REGULAR EXAMS: 1 class period, closed book, each worth 100pts. FINAL EXAM: 3 hr comprehensive, closed book, and worth 200pts. MAKEUP EXAMS: Makeup exams are generally not allowed. Attendance on scheduled exam days is absolutely mandatory! ATTENDANCE: It's required GRADES: Determined primarily by exam scores.
BUMPS: Grades can be bumped downward by unexcused absences.
HOMEWORK: Homework is assigned at the end of each lecture.

Schedule Of Events
FIRST MA723 CLASS: January 7 (Thursday) HOLIDAY (NO CLASS): January 18 (Monday) EXAM: March 3 (Thursday) SPRING BREAK: March 711 (MonFri) HOLIDAY (NO CLASS) March 25 (Friday) EXAM: April 14 (Thursday) LAST MA723 CLASS: April 21 (Thursday) FINAL EXAM: April 28 (Thursday) 1:004:00 p.m. DON'T ASK TO TAKE THE FINAL EARLY! 

Grades, Exam Scores, and Solutions
FINAL GRADES: Course grades will be posted on the MYPACK Portal site that can be found at the NCSU Registration & Records web site. Once you have entered your unity account and password in MyPack Portal and are admitted, click the FOR STUDENTS tab and select Academic Records  from there select View My Grades. SOLUTIONS FOR EXAM 1 SOLUTIONS FOR EXAM 2 SOLUTIONS FOR EXAM 3

Outline & References
Course Outline References other than the text
