Undergraduate Study

MATH1903 Integral Calculus and Modelling (Advanced)

General Information

MATH1903 is a Junior (or first-year) unit forming part of the Advanced Mathematics stream.

  • Credit point value: 3CP.
  • Classes per week: Two lectures and one tutorial.
  • Lecturer(s) in 2017: Daniel Daners, David Easdown .
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You may also view the description of MATH1903 in the University's course search database.

Information sheet for MATH1903

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

Consultation times for MATH1903

Your lecturers should be available for consultation at the following times:

  • Thursdays 13:00-14:00, Carslaw 619, David Easdown (Weeks 1-6 and Week 13)

Notes for the first six weeks

The following notes may be printed and should be useful to bring to lectures:

Click below for scans of (rough) notes by David Easdown for the first six weeks and the last lecture in Week 13. These should become available shortly after the dates listed.

  • Week 1: 04 August, 05 August
  • Week 2: 11 August, 12 August
  • Week 3: 18 August, 19 August
  • Week 4: 25 August, 26 August
  • Week 5: 31 August, 01 September
  • Week 6: 07 September, 08 September
  • Week 13: 03 November

Exercise Sheets and Solutions

Exercise sheets may be viewed and downloaded from the following links. These form the basis for preparatory work and subsequent activities in tutorials on the days indicated. Short solutions are included. Longer solutions should be made available later in the week or early the following week.

  • Week 2 (beginning 07 August):
    • Exercises - and Solutions (not yet available)
  • Week 3 (beginning 14 August):
    • Exercises - and Solutions (not yet available)
  • Week 4 (beginning 21 August):
    • Exercises - and Solutions (not yet available)
  • Week 5 (beginning 28 August):
    • Exercises - and Solutions (not yet available)
  • Week 6 (beginning 04 September):
    • Exercises - and Solutions (not yet available)
  • Week 7 (beginning 11 September):
    • Exercises - and Solutions (not yet available)

First Assignment

The First Assignment should be completed, scanned and uploaded using Turnitin through Blackboard by 5 pm on Thursday 17 August.

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Useful Links

  • Self-test web quizzes:
    Test your understanding of the topics by trying the quizzes for MATH1903 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 MATH1903 in the central units of study database.