# Workshops: Semester 2 2017

On this page you will find the MLC Revision workshop schedule planned for Semester 2.

To register, go to MLC Drop-in Centre Carslaw room 177 or just turn up. Places are limited so preference will be given to students who register.

## We have workshops for:

## MATH1003

### These workshops will be held on Thursdays between 1pm and 2pm in Carslaw room 361

- Revision Workshop 1 – Thursday 10 August 2017 (Week 2)

Riemann sums and the definite integral - Revision Workshop 2 – Thursday 17 August 2017 (Week 3)

Estimation of integrals using Riemann sums and vice versa - Revision Workshop 3 – Thursday 24 August 2017 (Week 4)

Volumes of revolution - Revision Workshop 4 – Thursday 31 August 2017 (Week 5)

Integration by substitution and integration by parts - Revision Workshop 5 – Thursday 7 September 2017 (Week 6)

Revision for Quiz 1 - Revision Workshop 6 – Thursday 14 September 2017 (Week 7)

Natural logs and exponentials and introduction to DEs - Revision Workshop 7 –Thursday 21 September 2017 (Week 8)

First order DEs – separable equations and techniques for solution - Revision Workshop 8 – Thursday 5 October 2017 (Week 9)

First order DEs – growth and decay models and techniques for solution - Revision Workshop 9 – Thursday 12 October 2017 (Week 10)

Revision for Quiz 2 - Revision Workshop 10 – Thursday 19 October 2017 (Week 11)

First order DEs – Linear equations and real world examples - Revision Workshop 11 – Thursday 26 October 2017 (Week 12)

Second order homogeneous linear equations and predictor/prey models

## MATH1013

### These workshops will be held on Thursdays between 1pm and 2pm in Fisher Library South Level 2 room 250.

- Revision Workshop 1 – Thursday 10 August 2017 (Week 2)

Absolute and relative growth rates - Revision Workshop 2 – Thursday 17 August 2017 (Week 3)

Equilibrium and stability - Revision Workshop 3 – Thursday 24 August 2017 (Week 4)

Separation of variables - Revision Workshop 4 – Thursday 31 August 2017 (Week 5)

Revision for Quiz 1 - Revision Workshop 5 – Thursday 7 September 2017 (Week 6)

Partial fractions and the logistic model - Revision Workshop 6 – Thursday 14 September 2017 (Week 7)

Applications of the logistic model - Revision Workshop 7 –Thursday 21 September 2017 (Week 8)

Difference equations and stability - Revision Workshop 8 – Thursday 5 October 2017 (Week 9)

Iteration - Revision Workshop 9 – Thursday 12 October 2017 (Week 10)

The logistic difference function - Revision Workshop 10 – Thursday 19 October 2017 (Week 11)

Revision for Quiz 2 - Revision Workshop 11 – Thursday 26 October 2017 (Week 12)

Interactions: pairs of first order DEs or recurrence equations

## MATH1014

### These workshops will be held on Mondays between 1pm and 2pm in Fisher Library South Level 2 room 250.

Revision Workshop 1 – Monday 7 August 2017 (Week 2)

Geometry and algebra of vectors

Revision Workshop 2 – Monday 14 August 2017 (Week 3)

Length, dot product and cross product

Revision Workshop 3 – Monday 21 August 2017 (Week 4)

Lines and Planes

Revision Workshop 4 – Thursday 28 August 2017 (Week 5)

Revision for Quiz 1 (modular arithmetic if time allows)

Revision Workshop 5 – Monday 4 September 2017 (Week 6)

Code vectors and systems of linear equations

Revision Workshop 6 – Monday 11 September 2017 (Week 7)

Gaussian elimination and applications

Revision Workshop 7 – Monday 18 September 2017 (Week 8)

Matrix algebra**No workshop in Week 9 due to the Public Holiday**

Revision Workshop 8 – Monday 9 October 2017 (Week 10)

The inverse of a matrix and Markov chain models

Revision Workshop 9 – Monday 16 October 2017 (Week 11)

Revision for Quiz 2 (Leslie population models if time allows)

Revision Workshop 10 – Monday 23 October 2017 (Week 12)

Determinants

Revision Workshop 11 – Monday 30 October 2017 (Week 13)

Eigenvalues and Eigenvectors

## Maths Revision Workshops for Economics

### These workshops will be held on Tuesdays between 4pm and 5pm in Abercrombie Business School seminar room 3020.

- Revision workshop 1 – Tuesday 15 August 2017 (Week 3)

Basic algebra; summation (sigma notation) - Revision workshop 2 – Tuesday 22 August 2017 (Week 4)

Linear equations - Revision workshop 3 – Tuesday 29 August 2017 (Week 5)

Quadratic equations; simultaneous linear equations - Revision workshop 4 – Tuesday 5 September 2017 (Week 6)

Intro to differential calculus with applications - Revision workshop 5 – Tuesday 12 September 2017 (Week 7)

Differential calculus and optimisation

## Mathematics for Business

These notes may be useful for students studying economics and business.

- Revising algebra skills
- Basic concepts in probability and Sigma notation
- Working with quadratic, exponential and

logarithmic graphs - Introduction to Calculus
- See also our more comprehensive differential calculus notes on our publications page.

## Mathematics modules for Masters of Economics students

## Matrix algebra modules

These matrix modules have been designed for you to work through, so get the most out of them, you need to do the examples for yourself.

- Module 1: An introduction to matrices
- Module 2: Addition, subtraction and scalar multiplication
- Module 3: Matrix multiplication
- Module 4: The inverse matrix
- Module 5: Determinants
- Module 6: Properties of determinants
- Module 7: Solving systems of linear equations using the inverse
- Module 8: Using matrix algebra in linear regression

## Matrix algebra files for MATH1014

- Module 1: Elementary row operations
- Module 2: Using elementary row operations to solve a system of equations
- Module 3: The inverse matrix
- Module 4: Finding the inverse of a matrix