457-0510 – Linear Algebra (LA1)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of Applied Mathematics
Subject guarantordoc. Mgr. Vít Vondrák, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Subject version
Version codeYear of introductionYear of cancellationCredits
457-0510/01 1999/2000 2009/2010 4
457-0510/02 2009/2010 2009/2010 4

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

To supply working knowledge of basic concepts of linear algebra including their geometric and computational meaning, in order to enable to use these concepts in solution of basic problems of linear algebra. Student should also learn how to use the basic tools of linear algebra in applications.

Teaching methods

Project work


Linear algebra is a basic tool of formulation and effective solution of technical problems. The students will get knowledge of basic concepts and computational skills of linear algebra.

Compulsory literature:

H. Anton, Elementary Linear Algebra, J. Wiley and sons, New York 1991

Recommended literature:

S. Barnet, Matrices, Methods and Applications, Clarendon Press, Oxford 1994. H. Schneider and G. P. Baker, Matrices and Linear Algebra, Dover, New York 1989


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.