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
Please download anything you think may be useful.
- Introduction to calculus
- Sigma notation and Basic concepts in probability
- Working with quadratic, exponential and
- Revising algebra skills
- Straight line graphs
- Solving simultaneous equations
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