GEOMETRY AND ALGEBRA

Teachers: 
Credits: 
9
Site: 
PARMA
Year of erogation: 
2021/2022
Unit Coordinator: 
Disciplinary Sector: 
GEOMETRY
Semester: 
Second semester
Year of study: 
1
Language of instruction: 

Italian

Learning outcomes of the course unit

Learn the basics of linear algebra.

More details: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=na1uWXfP6IA&list=PLApKuB-HooHIcZ-JGUCYHr...

Prerequisites

No specific prior knowledge is needed, other than basic math knowledge. See for example (in Italian): https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLsIU9zg83sZOBUlyqcHL8mCtiyu0YwOWF

Course contents summary

The objective of the course is to introduce the student to the basic notions of Linear Algebra: Euclidean Geometry of the space, vectors, matrices, linear systems, linear applications, analytic geometry of the space, lines and planes.
The course also plans to give the students some general mathematical notions.

Videotrailer of the course: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=na1uWXfP6IA&list=PLApKuB-HooHIcZ-JGUCYHr...

Recommended readings

Teaching methods

Lectures at the University. Anyhow, on YouTube it is available all of the last year's course:
https://youtube.com/playlist?list=PLApKuB-HooHIcZ-JGUCYHrlZT3HLQH7l8

Anyhow, it is reccomended to attend the lectures at the University. The YouTube videos are just supplementary material.

Assessment methods and criteria

The exam is composed by a written part (a test and a written exam) and a oral part.

During the course there will be two intermediate written exams.
Details here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mwukaPb7wwQ&t=663s