MATH1011 Applications of Calculus
MATH1011 is a Junior (or first-year) unit forming part of the fundamental Mathematics stream.
- Credit point value: 3CP.
- Classes per week: Two lectures and one tutorial.
- Lecturer(s) in 2014: George Papadopoulos, Clinton Boys and Ross Ogilvie.
- Email contact address:
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.
You may also view the Faculty Handbook entry for MATH1011
Information sheet for MATH1011
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
Tutorials and SolutionsIt is very important that you genuinely attempt the questions marked Questions to complete BEFORE the tutorial before your timetabled tutorial.
You should wait until before your tutorial class to print out the sheet, as the sheets may change throughout the semester and updated versions will be posted below.
Supplementary Lecture NotesApplications of Calculus (Lecture notes for MATH1011), School of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Sydney (2014). This is available for purchase at Kopystop.
TextbookCalculus, James Stewart, 7th [Metric International] Edition, Brooks-Cole (2008). ISBN-13: 978-0-538-49884-5. Several copies are available (some of which will be kept under 2 hour closed reserve) at the Sydney University SciTech Library.
Consultation SessionsThe teaching staff are always very keen to help you with any problems that may arise for you throughout the duration of this unit of study, so please ensure you take every opportunity to seek their help. Extra one-on-one help is available during the below times:
- Weeks 1-7: directly after the second stream lecture (namely, every Thursday and Friday 12-1pm) in George's office (namely, on level 4 of the Carslaw complex in room 495).
- Weeks 8-13: To be announced.
- Pre-exam: To be announced.
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.
- Self-test web quizzes:
Test your understanding of the topics by trying the quizzes for MATH1011 regularly as the semester progresses.
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.
- Past Exam Papers:
Fisher Library's previous years' exam papers page.
- The Faculty Handbook entry:
The Faculty Handbook entry for MATH1011 from the central units of study database.