Instructor:  Dr. Charlie Jones (


Course Description:

A college level study of linear algebra which includes systems of equations, matrices, vector spaces, linear transformations, bases, dimension, eigenvalues, eigenvectors, and orthogonality.  This course emphasizes computational techniques, geometry and theoretical structure, creative problem solving, and proofs.   Upon successful completion of the course, the student will receive 3 credit hours from the Central Virginia Community College.


Course Materials:

Textbook:  David C. Lay,  Linear Algebra and its Applications,  2nd edition.  We will also use the software package Derive and graphing calculators.