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MATH1001 Differential Calculus

General Information

MATH1001 is a Junior (or first-year) unit forming part of the Mainstream Mathematics stream.

Students have the right to appeal any academic decision made by the School or Faculty. For further information, see the Science Faculty web site.

You may also view the description of MATH1001 in the University's course search database.

Information sheet for MATH1001

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.

Class representatives

Sachi Bandara, Kirk Calladine, Tian Cao, Elena Cutmore, Mohamed Darwichy, Herman Fung, Madeliene King, Sonya Kovacevic, Girija Krishn, Brendan Lam, Christina Lee, Tara McDougall, James McLarty, Alex Palmer, Sara Shuttlewood, Craig Tiu, Summer Wang, Shuhan Zhang and Darren Zheng have volunteered to be your class representatives. They will meet shortly with the Head of School. 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, please email your representatives and let them know your views.

Course Notes for MATH1001

The course notes are available at Kopystop. It is mandatory for all students to own a copy of the course notes.

Consultation times

Lecturers are available for consultations as follows:

  • A/Prof Eduardo Altmann - Wednesday 11am-12am, Carslaw 615 (weeks 1-13)
  • Ms Adrianne Jenner - Thursday 12-1pm, Carslaw 524 (weeks 1-6)
  • Dr Danya Rose - Wednesday 10am-11pm, Carslaw 524 (weeks 7-13)
  • Prof Marek Rutkowski - Friday 12-1pm, Carslaw 814 (weeks 7-13)
  • Dr Fernando Viera - Monday 10am-11am, Carslaw 527 (weeks 1-6)
  • Mr Joachim Worthington - Friday 1pm-2pm, Carslaw 524 (weeks 1-6)
  • Dr Haotian Wu - Wednesday 5pm-6pm, Carslaw 524 (weeks 1-13)
  • Duty Tutors - Tuesday, Thursday 1pm-2pm, Carslaw 524 (weeks 1-13)

Online Resources

Resources Information Sheet Blackboard Ed Discussion
Tutorials Revision Assessment
Week 1
6/3-10/3
Pre-tutorial exercises
Exercise solutions
Web Quiz 1
Week 2
13/3-17/3
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Web Quiz 2 Assignment 1 - questions
Week 3
20/3-24/3
Tutorial solutions
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Web Quiz 3 Assignment 1 - Due 11:59pm March 23
Week 4
27/3-31/3
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Web Quiz 4
Week 5
3/4-7/4
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Web Quiz 5 Assignment 1 - solutions
Quiz 1 - sample April 3
Week 6
10/4-14/4
Quiz 1, 10-12 April
Pre-tutorial exercises
Exercise solutions
Web Quiz 6 Quiz 1 April 10-12
Mid-semester break
Week 7
24/4-28/4
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Web Quiz 7 Assignment 2 - questions
Week 8
1/5-5/5
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Web Quiz 8 Assignment 2 - Due 11:59pm May 4
Week 9
8/5-12/5
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Web Quiz 9
Week 10
15/5-19/5
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Web Quiz 10 Assignment 2 - solutions
Week 11
22/5-26/5
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Web Quiz 11 Quiz 2 - sample May 22
Week 12
29/5-2/6
Quiz 2, 29-31 May
Pre-tutorial exercises
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Web Quiz 12 Quiz 2 May 29-31
Week 13
5/6-9/6
Tutorial solutions
Check your marks

MATH1001 students: please check that your mark for Quiz 1 has been recorded correctly by pressing the "Check marks" button.

Please note that any corrections to Quiz 1 marks must be made by Friday, May 12.

The teaching material appearing on this web site is intended for the use of enrolled students of the University of Sydney, and (unless otherwise specified) the University of Sydney holds copyright. Any other person or institution wishing to use any of this material must contact the university to make appropriate arrangements.

Useful Links

  • Self-test web quizzes:
    Test your understanding of the topics by trying the quizzes for MATH1001 regularly as the semester progresses.
  • Handbook:
    Every student should have a copy of the Junior Mathematics and Statistics Handbook.
  • Examination Timetable:
    For general information on examinations, including the end of semester examination timetable, see the University's Examination Information web site.
  • The Faculty Handbook entry:
    The description of MATH1001 in the central units of study database.

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