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.
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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- Introduction to calculus
- Sigma notation and Basic concepts in probability
- Working with quadratic, exponential and
- Revising algebra skills
- Straight line graphs Note:The answers to 3(ii)(a) and 3(ii)(d) are incorrect.
- Solving simultaneous equations
Calculus from Scratch Lectures
There will be no lectures face-to-face lectures from 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