MMAT5520  Differential Equation and Linear Algebra  2014/15
Course Name:
Teacher:
Course Year:
2014/15
Term:
1
Announcement
 The final exam on 2/12 (Tue) will be started at 19:00.
General Information
Lecturer

Lau Chi Hin
 Office: LSB 208
 Tel: 3943 7987
 Email:
Teaching Assistant

Yu Rongfeng
 Office: Room 614; AB1
 Tel: 3943 4109
 Email:
Time and Venue
 Lecture: Tuesday 18:3021:15; YIA LT5
Course Description
The course is intended to provide an amalgamated treatment of Differential Equations and Linear Algebra. Emphasis will be placed on algebraic intuition and geometric visualization, together with illustrations of applications.
Textbooks
 Edwards & Penney, Differential Equations and Linear Algebra; Pearson Education International.
References
 Boyce & DiPrima: Elementary Differential Equations and Boundary Value Problems, Wiley
 Steven Leon: Linear Algebra with Applications, Pearson
Lecture Notes
Assignments
 Assignment 1 (due date: Sept 30 (Tue)) (25/9 revised)
 Assignment 2 (due date: Oct 14 (Tue))
 Assignment 3 (due date: Nov 11 (Tue))
 Assignment 4 (due date: Nov 18 (Tue))
 Assignment 5 (No need to submit)
Solutions
 Suggested solution to Assignment 1
 Suggested solution to Assignment 2
 Suggested solution to Midterm Exam
 Suggested solution to Assignment 3
 Suggested solution to Assignment 4
 Suggested solution to Assignment 5
Assessment Scheme
Assignments  15%  
Midterm exam (Oct 21 Tue)  35%  
Final exam (Dec 2 Tue)  50% 
Honesty in Academic Work
The Chinese University of Hong Kong places very high importance on honesty in academic work submitted by students, and adopts a policy of zero tolerance on cheating and plagiarism. Any related offence will lead to disciplinary action including termination of studies at the University. Although cases of cheating or plagiarism are rare at the University, everyone should make himself / herself familiar with the content of the following website:
http://www.cuhk.edu.hk/policy/academichonesty/and thereby help avoid any practice that would not be acceptable.
Last updated: November 30, 2014 22:19:48