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MATH1013 Mathematical Modelling

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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 2015: Fernando Viera, 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.

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.

Online Resources

Class representatives

Karina Boustani, Joanne Park and Dinuka Perera 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.

Links to all online material (tutorials, overheads, solutions, quizzes) are available HERE

Check your marks

Please check that your mark for Quiz 1, Assignment, Quiz 2 and Online Homework have been recorded correctly by entering your 9 digit SID into the box below and then pressing the "Check marks" button.


Please note that any corrections to Quiz 1 marks must be made by Friday, Sep 18.
Please note that any corrections to Assignment marks must be made by Friday 13 November 2015.
Please note that any corrections to Quiz 2 marks must be made by Friday, Nov 13.
Please note that any corrections to Online Homework marks must be made by Friday, Nov 27.

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 MATH1013 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 MATH1013 in the central units of study database.


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