# Course info

**Prerequisites: **Preferably Precalculus 40S (or equivalent) or 62:090 or Mathematics 40S or Applied Mathematics 40S.

This course is intended for students who desire an introduction to linear algebra for use in applications. Topics include vectors, matrices, determinants, systems of linear equations, eigenvalves and eigenvectors, linear mappings, linear programming, and selected applications from the Physical, Life, Earth and Social Sciences.

3 lecture hours per term, 2 laboratory hours per term, one term

**Successors: **62:252, 62:263, 62:275, 62:293, 62:355, 62:480, 62:481, 62:487.

**Transfer Equivalents:** Look up 62:182 in the BU Course Transfer Database.

- Instructor: John Chen
- Instructor: Paola Di Muro