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MATH1001 Differential Calculus

General Information

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

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

Sebastian Bird, Mariana Born Vinholes, Pamela Kahwajy, Amy Li,Michelle Lu, Jennifer Ma, Sophia Polito, Minh-Thi Trang, Isabelle Van Vuuren, Nathan Vu, Victor Wan, Hongze Zhang and Joey Zhu 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.

Online Resources

The resources page for Differential Calculus contains tutorial sheets, important new announcements and other handouts. Please check frequently.

Pre-Exam Consultations

There will be several sessions during the STUVAC break and the following week in which you can come and talk to the lecturers or tutors. They are as follows:
  • Mon 6 June 9-11am Dr. Yang Shi - Carslaw 631
  • Tue 7 June 10-12pm Prof. Ben Goldys - Carslaw 709
  • Wed 8 June 1-3pm Dr. William Tong - Carslaw 524
  • Thu 9 June 10-12pm Mr. Steven Luu - Carslaw 524
  • Fri 10 June 10-12pm Mr. Ben Szczesny - Carslaw 524
  • Tue 14 June 10-12pm Mr. Alex Stokes - Carslaw 524
  • Thu 16 June 10-12pm Mr. Michael Twiton - Carslaw 535B
  • Thu 16 June 1-3pm Mr. Dominic Tate -Carslaw 535B
Check your marks

MATH1001 students: please check that your marks for Assignment 1, Quiz 1, Assignment 2 and Quiz 2 have been recorded correctly by pressing the "Check marks" button.

Please note that any corrections to Quiz 1 marks must be made by Tuesday 17 May 2016.
Please note that any corrections to Quiz 1 marks must be made by Friday, May 13.
Please note that any corrections to Assignment 2 marks must be made by Friday, Jun 03.
Please note that any corrections to Quiz 2 marks must be made by Friday 17 June 2016.

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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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