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Area/Catalogue
MATH 1055

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
101189

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
Yes

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Timetable/s

This class has not been
timetabled for year 2020.

Course owner

Course owner
School of Information Technology and Mathematical Sciences

Course aim

To develop concepts in calculus and apply them to problems using analytic and software techniques. To develop elementary skills for proving mathematical statements.

Course content

A review of the topics in Calculus 1 with a viewpoint of mathematical analysis, i.e. in more depth: proof of facts in limits and continuity, differentiation, integration.
Integration techniques: simple substitutions, integration by parts, rational functions and partial fractions, trigonometric substitutions.
Polar coordinates, equations of simple curves and integration.
L’Hopital’s rule.
Improper integrals. Sequences, convergence of sequences.
Infinite series, convergence tests for series, Maclaurin and Taylor series.
Calculus in two and three variables: limits and continuity, partial differentiation, illustration of multivariable optimisation problems.
Proofs of most theorems involved in the above topics.

Textbook(s)

Edwards, C.H. and Penney, D.E. 2008, Calculus, 7th, Prentice Hall

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
MATH 1054 Calculus 1

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Lecture 4 hrs (2x2 hrs) x 13 weeks
Tutorial 1 hour x 12 weeks
Computer Practical 1 hour x Wks 2,4, 6, 8, 10, 12

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, MAWSON LAKES
Assignment 1250 word equivalent 20% N/A
Assignment 1250 word equivalent 20% N/A
Examination N/A 60% 3 hours

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
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Course Coordinators

School of Information Technology and Mathematical

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