Description of Individual Course Units
 Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course Unit Year of Study Semester Number of ECTS Credits 190105004103 BASIC LINEAR ALGEBRA Compulsory 2 4 4
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
This course aims to explain some basic concepts of mathematics and show how to use these concepts in solving certain types of problems that might be encountered in many branches of science.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Dr. Öğr. Üyesi Fesih Keskin
Learning Outcomes
 1 A student defines some mathematical concepts which are essential in his/her field, 2 gains the skill of interpreting some interrelations among these concepts, 3 uses mathematical concepts in solving certain types of problems.
Mode of Delivery
Daytime Class
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
Systems of Linear Equations, Matrices, Determinants, Vector Spaces, Linear Transformations, Matrix Representations of Linear Transformations, Inner Product Space, Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
 Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory 1 Systems of Linear Equations, Matrices 2 Matrix Multiplication, Algebraic Properties of Matrix Operations, Special Types of Matrices 3 Echelon Form of a Matrix, Solving Linear Systems 4 Elementary Matrices, Finding inverse of a matrix 5 Determinants 6 Vector Spaces, Subspaces 7 Span and Linear Independence 8 Midterm exam 9 Basis and Dimension 10 Inner Product Spaces and Gram-Schmidt Process 11 Linear Transformations, Kernel and Range of Linear Transformations 12 Matrix of a Linear Transformation 13 Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors 14 Final exam
B. Kolman, D. Hill, Elementary Linear Algebra with Applications, Ninth edition, 2008, Pearson. S. Lipschutz, M. Lipson, Schaum's Outline of Linear Algebra, Sixth Edition, 2017, McGraw Hill.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Assessment Methods and Criteria
 Term (or Year) Learning Activities Quantity Weight Midterm Examination 1 100 SUM 100 End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities Quantity Weight Final Examination 1 100 SUM 100 Term (or Year) Learning Activities 40 End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities 60 SUM 100
Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
 Activities Number Time (hours) Total Work Load (hours) Attending Lectures 14 3 42 Self Study 14 4 56 Individual Study for Mid term Examination 1 10 10 Individual Study for Final Examination 1 12 12 TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours) 120
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
 PO1 PO2 PO3 PO4 PO5 PO6 PO7 PO8 PO9 PO10 PO11 PO12 PO13 LO1 LO2 LO3
* Contribution Level : 1 Very low 2 Low 3 Medium 4 High 5 Very High

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