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MATH1023 Multivariable Calculus and Modelling

General Information

MATH1023 is a Junior (or first-year) unit forming part of the Mainstream Mathematics stream.

  • Credit point value: 3CP.
  • Classes per week: Two lectures and one tutorial.
  • Lecturer(s) in 2019: Eduardo Altmann and Leo Tzou
  • Email contact address: MATH1023@sydney.edu.au.

    Students: please check if your question can be answered by referring to the FAQ page before emailing us. If you decide to email us please include your name and SID.

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You may also view the description of MATH1023 in the University's course search database.

Information sheet for MATH1023

All students should read the information sheet. The information includes (for example) details of the assessment procedure, including dates of assessment tasks.

Answers to frequently asked questions

See the main junior mathematics page for information relating to all junior mathematics units, and see in particular the Junior Maths FAQ page.

Consultation times

The lecturers will be available for consultation at the following times. You may attend any of these consultations.

LecturerAvailabilityTimeOffice
Eduardo G. Altmann Weeks 1-13 Thursdays 9am Carslaw 615
Leo TzouWeeks 1-13 Fridays 1pm Carslaw 613

Class Representatives

Joey Li, Stella Lintzeris, Yilan Liu, Thomas Nadarajan and Yuqi Peng have volunteered to be your class representatives.

They will meet with the Head of School later in the semester. We would like to know what you like about the unit and where things can be improved. If you have any issues you would like discussed, then please email your class representatives using the address MATH1023classreps@maths.usyd.edu.au, and let them know your views.

Online Resources

For enrolled students or other authorized people only, here is a link to the Canvas page for MATH1023.

Links to online resources for this unit will be added here progressively throughout the semester.

Here is a link to notes for Dr Leo Tzou's lecture of Thursday 15 August.

Resources Information Sheet Canvas Lecture Recordings Ed Discussion
Tutorials Assessment Online examples Teaching material
Week 1
5/8-9/8
Exercises
Exercise solutions
Direction Fields Altmann
Week 2
12/8-16/8
Tutorial solutions
Exercises
Exercise solutions
Assignment 1 Questions Altmann
Week 3
19/8-23/8
Tutorial solutions
Exercises
Exercise solutions
Altmann
Week 4
26/8-30/8
Tutorial solutions
Exercises
Exercise solutions
Assignment 1 (2.5%)
Due 23:59 Thu 29 Aug
Altmann
Week 5
2/9-6/9
Tutorial solutions
Exercises
Exercise solutions
Quiz 1 Sample Altmann
Week 6
9/9-13/9
Quiz 1, 9-11 September
Exercises
Exercise solutions
Assignment 1 Solutions
Quiz 1 (15%)
In tutorials Mon 9 - Wed 11 Sep
Altmann
Week 7
16/9-20/9
Tutorial solutions
Exercises
Exercise solutions
Altmann
Week 8
23/9-27/9
Tutorial solutions
Exercises
Exercise solutions
Altmann
Mid-semester break
Week 9
7/10-11/10
Tutorial solutions
Exercises
Exercise solutions
Assignment 2 Questions Altmann
Week 10
14/10-18/10
Exercises
Exercise solutions
Assignment 2 (2.5%)
Due 23:59pm Thu 17 Oct
Altmann
Week 11
21/10-25/10
Tutorial solutions
Exercises
Exercise solutions
Quiz 2 Sample Altmann
Week 12
28/10-1/11
Quiz 2, 28-30 October
Tutorial solutions
Exercises
Exercise solutions
Assignment 2 Solutions
Quiz 2 (15%)
In tutorials Mon 28 Oct - Wed 30 Oct
Altmann
Week 13
4/11-8/11
Tutorial solutions Altmann

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