Workshop and Lectures Notes Semester 1

On this page you will find the lecture notes associated with the Mathematics Learning Centre's lectures and workshops for Semester 1 2012.

Please see the Resources page for additional mathematics resources and the Publications page for Mathematics Learning Centre publications.

Maths notes for Business

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Calculus from Scratch Lectures 2012

There will be no lectures in 2012.

The information for the 2011 lectures is below. See also the 2 unit maths bridging course page which you can find under bridging courses on this site.

The books referred to below are available for download on our publications page

  • Lecture 1 — Monday 7 March
    Introduction to Differential Calculus — up to middle of page 13
  • Lecture 2 — Monday 14 March
    Introduction to Differential Calculus — up to middle of page 15
  • Lecture 3 — Monday 21 March
    Introduction to Differential Calculus — the chain rule up to page 23
  • Lecture 4 — Monday 28 March
    The first derivative and stationary points
  • Lecture 5 — Monday 4 April
    The second derivative and points of inflection
  • Lecture 6 — Monday 11 April
    Curve sketching using calculus
  • Lecture 7 — Monday 18 April
    Optimisation using calculus — Chapter 4
  • Lecture 8 — Monday 2 May
    Optimisation using calculus continued
  • Lecture 9 — Monday 9 May
    Introduction to Integration: Part 1 The Anti-derivative — up to page 12
  • Lecture 10 — Monday 16 May
    Introduction to Integration: Part 2 The Definite integral — up to page 12
  • Lecture 11 — Monday 23 May
    Introduction to Integration: Part 1 The Anti-derivative — Chapter 7
  • Lecture 12 — Monday 30 May
    Previous exam questions on integration