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MATH3078 Partial Differential Equations and Waves

General Information

This page contains information on the senior mainstream unit of study MATH3078.

  • Taught in Semester 2.
  • Credit point value: 6.
  • Classes per week: Three lectures and one tutorial.
  • Lecturer(s): Florica Cîrstea.

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Consultation

13:00 – 14:00 Thursday, Zoom

Assessment

Date*DescriptionBetter markWeighting
23:59 September 9 Quiz 1 15%
23:59 November 4 Quiz 2 15%
23:59 October 17 Assignment 10%
Exam 60%
All dates are given in Sydney time.

References

Online resources

Lecture Notes Tutorial Sheets Assignment Quizzes Additional Material Assessment
Week 1
9/8-13/8
Lecture Notes
Lectures 1-2 for week 1
Lecture 3 for week 1
Week 2
16/8-20/8
Lectures 1-2 for week 2
Lecture 3 for week 2
Tutorial 1
Tutorial 1 solutions
Week 3
23/8-27/8
Lectures 1-2 for week 3
Lecture 3 for week 3
Tutorial 2
Tutorial 2 solutions
Week 4
30/8-3/9
Lectures 1-2 for week 4
Lecture 3 for week 4
Tutorial 3
Tutorial 3 solutions
Week 5
6/9-10/9
Lectures 1-2 for week 5
Lecture 3 for week 5
Tutorial 4
Tutorial 4 solutions
Quiz 1 (15%)
Due 23:59 September 9
Week 6
13/9-17/9
Lectures 1-2 for week 6
Lecture 3 for week 6
Tutorial 5
Tutorial 5 solutions
Week 7
20/9-24/9
Lectures 1-2 for week 7
Lecture 3 for week 7
Tutorial 6
Tutorial 6 solutions
Assignment MATH3078
Assignment MATH3978-MATH4078
Mid-semester break
Week 8
4/10-8/10
Labour Day
Lecture 3 for week 8
Tutorial 7
Tutorial 7 solutions
Quiz 1 adv (solutions)
Quiz 1-1 (solutions)
Quiz 1-2 (solutions)
Quiz 1-3 (solutions)
Week 9
11/10-15/10
Lectures 1-2 for week 9
Lecture 3 for week 9
Tutorial 8
Tutorial 8 solutions
Assignment (10%)
Due 23:59 October 17
Week 10
18/10-22/10
Lectures 1-2 for week 10
Lecture 3 for week 10
Tutorial 9
Tutorial 9 solutions
Week 11
25/10-29/10
Lectures 1-2 for week 11
Lecture 3 for week 11
Tutorial 10
Tutorial 10 solutions
Week 12
1/11-5/11
Lectures 1-2 for week 12
Lecture 3 for week 12
Tutorial 11
Tutorial 11 solutions
Quiz 2 adv
Quiz 2-1
Quiz 2-2
Quiz 2-3
Quiz 2 (15%)
Due 23:59 November 4
Week 13
8/11-12/11
Lectures 1-2 for week 13
Lecture 3 for week 13
Tutorial 12
Tutorial 12 solutions
Solutions to MATH3078 Assignment
Solutions to MATH3978-4078 Assignment
Quiz 2 adv (solutions)
Quiz 2-1 (solutions)
Quiz 2-2 (solutions)
Quiz 2-3 (solutions)
Pre-exam consultation notes
Consultation notes (25 November)
Revision exercises
Solutions to revision

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