Undergraduate Study

MATH1013 Mathematical Modelling

General Information

MATH1013 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 2018: Peter Kim, Michael Watson and Collin Zheng
  • 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.

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 MATH1013 in the University's course search database.

Information sheet for MATH1013

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.

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Class representatives

Alice Au, Miranda Bai, Xavier Gonzalez, Cellina Polifrone and Jannessa Yoo have volunteered to be your class representatives. They will meet shortly with the Head of School or the Director of First Year. 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.

Consultation times

The lecturers will be available for consultation at the following times. You may attend any of these consultations.
Peter KimWeeks 1, 3-12 (not 13)Thursdays 9:30-10:30 (not week 2) Carslaw 621
Michael Watson10-13Tuesdays 15:00-16:00 Carslaw 508
Michael WatsonSTUVACTue & Wed 6-7 Nov 14:00-16:00 Carslaw 508
Peter KimSTUVACFri 9 Nov 15:00-17:00 Carslaw 621
Peter KimMon 12 NovMon 12 Nov 14:00-16:00 Carslaw 621
Check your marks

MATH1013 students: please check that your marks for Assignment 1, Quiz 1, Assignment 2 Submission and Quiz 2 have been recorded correctly by pressing the "Check marks" button.

Please note that any corrections to Assignment 1 marks must be made by Friday, Sep 28.
Please note that any corrections to Quiz 1 marks must be made by Friday, Sep 28.
Please note that any corrections to Assignment 2 Submission marks must be made by Friday, Nov 16.
Please note that any corrections to Quiz 2 marks must be made by Friday, Nov 16.

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