MATH1011 Applications of Calculus

General Information

MATH1011 is a Junior (or first-year) unit forming part of the fundamental Mathematics stream.

Important: Please note that all students considering enrolling in MATH1011 should try the Both quizzes are multiple choice and questions may be attempted as many times as you like.

Students enrolled in MATH1011 should find both of these tests straightforward and be able to obtain correct answers to most of the questions on the first attempt, without help and without using a calculator.

Students who find either of these quizzes difficult should contact the First Year Director, David Easdown, immediately for advice (preferably by email).

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

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

Online Resources

Links to online resources for this unit of study will be added here during the teaching session.

Tutorials and Solutions

It 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.

Additional Student Resources

As the unit progresses, you will be notified by email when important materials have been uploaded to OneDrive and made available for you to download. Please save this link for your reference:
http://1drv.ms/1dp8AQr
Here you will find the following resources:
  • Information Sheet
  • George's Lecture Slides (with his classes' annotations)
  • Lecture Notes from MATH1011 2013 (the complete comprehensive syllabus and #1 reference)
  • George's Tutorial Class Examples
  • Past Summer School 2014 Resources (as an additional resource only)
    • Lecture Slides
    • Exercise Sheets

Supplementary Lecture Notes

Applications of Calculus (Lecture notes for MATH1011), School of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Sydney (2014). This is available for purchase at Kopystop.

Textbook

Calculus, 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 Sessions

The 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.

Useful Links

Timetable

Last revised 04/04/14

MATH1011MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFriday
8am  
 
 
Lecture
Wallace
G.Papadopoulos
C.Boys
Lecture
Wallace
G.Papadopoulos
C.Boys
9am Tutorial
360
(Wks 2-13)
A.Chalmers
Tutorial
360
(Wks 2-13)
G.Papadopoulos
RB.Ogilvie
Tutorial
E Av310
(Wks 2-13)
G.Papadopoulos
C.Boys
 
 
  Tutorial
361
(Wks 2-13)
S.Santra
Tutorial
361
(Wks 2-13)
J.Nakhoul
Tutorial
E Av311
(Wks 2-13)
R.Tang
 
 
10am Tutorial
360
(Wks 2-13)
A.Chalmers
Tutorial
360
(Wks 2-13)
G.Papadopoulos
RB.Ogilvie
Tutorial
E Av310
(Wks 2-13)
G.Papadopoulos
C.Boys
 
 
  Tutorial
361
(Wks 2-13)
S.Santra
Tutorial
361
(Wks 2-13)
J.Nakhoul
 
 
 
11am Tutorial
360
(Wks 2-13)
DSW.Ng
Tutorial
360
(Wks 2-13)
DB.Rose
 
Lecture
Law101
G.Papadopoulos
RB.Ogilvie
Lecture
Law101
G.Papadopoulos
RB.Ogilvie
noon Tutorial
360
(Wks 2-13)
DSW.Ng
Tutorial
360
(Wks 2-13)
DB.Rose
 
 
 
  Tutorial
361
(Wks 2-13)
S.Santra
Tutorial
361
(Wks 2-13)
B.Giggins
 
 
 
2pm Tutorial
360
(Wks 2-13)
W.Tong
Tutorial
360
(Wks 2-13)
P.Davis
 
 
 
  Tutorial
361
(Wks 2-13)
JW.Moon
Tutorial
361
(Wks 2-13)
B.Giggins
 
 
 
3pm Tutorial
361
(Wks 2-13)
JW.Moon
Tutorial
360
(Wks 2-13)
P.Davis
 
 
 
  Tutorial
E Av116
(Wks 2-13)
W.Tong
Tutorial
361
(Wks 2-13)
R.Tang
 
 
 
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