MATH1013 Mathematical Modelling
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 2017: Peter Kim, Leon Poladian, Collin Zheng .
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Information sheet for MATH1013
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Answers to frequently asked questions
Mahnoor Mushtaq and Lisa Stevens 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.All online material (tutorials, assignments, quizzes overheads, solutions) will be available within the ED discussion forum .
Each week there will be TWO tutorial sheets. The first one is a PREPARATION sheet with questions you are exepcted to download and do on your own BEFORE each tutorial. There will be a second sheet of questions handed to you when you attend the tutorial with questions for you to work in in groups at the whiteboard.
MATH1013 students: please check that your marks for Assignment 1, Quiz 1, Assignment 2, Quiz 2 and Online Homework 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 22.
Please note that any corrections to Quiz 1 marks must be made by Friday, Sep 29.
Please note that any corrections to Assignment 2 marks must be made by Friday, Nov 10.
Please note that any corrections to Quiz 2 marks must be made by Friday, Nov 17.
Please note that any corrections to Online Homework marks must be made by Friday, Nov 24.
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Self-test web quizzes:
Test your understanding of the topics by trying the self-test quizzes for MATH1013 regularly as the semester progresses.
Every student should have a copy of the Junior Mathematics and Statistics Handbook.
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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