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Maths University Preparation Course - Course Summary from Weeks 1 to 14

**Reference for Weeks 1-6 Barnett Rich "Elementary Algebra" 2nd Edition (Schaum
Series)**

Textbook (weeks 7 onwards) Elliott Mendelson "Beginning Calculus" 3rd
Edition (Schaum Series)

Week 1: (9th September)

Basic Algebra ... Operations on Numbers

Week 2: (16th September)

Basic Algebra ...Operations with Approximate Numbers..

Algebraic Expressions

Week 3: (23th September)

Basic Algebraic Operations.....

Week 4: (30th September)

Factors and Fractions.....

Week 5: (7th October)

Quadratic Equations......

Week 6: (14th October)

Functions and Graphs ...**
"Beginning Calculus" Chapters 3 and 4 **

Week 7: (21st October)

Functions and Graphs ...**
"Beginning Calculus" Chapters 5 and 7 **

Week 8: (28 October)

Trigonometry ...**
"Beginning Calculus" Chapter 25 **

Week 9: (4th November)

Trigonometry ...**
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Week 10: (11th November)

More Trigonometry...**
"Beginning Calculus" Chapters 26-28 **

Week 11: (18th November)

Indices and Surds.....

Week 12: (25th November)

Solution of inequations

Week 13:(2nd December)

Coordinate Geometry
Slope, Midpoint and Distance formulas

**Assignment #1 due **

**
"Beginning Calculus" Chapters 1 and 2 **

Week 14:(9th December)

Introduction to Calculus