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Linear algebra
Introduction
Linear Algebra is a branch of mathematics that studies vector spaces and linear functions on vectors and matrices. It is central to modern mathematics and its applications. Linear algebra has a variety of applications in engineering, physics, computer science, natural science and social science. Amongst these are games of strategy, computer graphics, economic models, forest management, cryptography, fractals, computed tomography, and a model for human hearing.
The Unisa syllabus
The syllabus for this module covers the following:
 Systems of linear equations and matrices
 Determinants
 Vectors in 2−space and 3−space
 Euclidean vector space
The MAT1503 textbook
Prescribed textbook

This book is out of print and may be hard to find. The 10th edition Elementary Linear Algebra with Applications may be used.
Recommended reading
The MAT1503 exam
Past exam papers
The exam in Oct/Nov 2009
How to pass MAT1503
Study tips
Useful links
Study notes
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