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School of Mathematics

1S12 Calculus with applications for Scientists (second semester)


Lecturer: Derek Kitson

Course outline:

There are two parts to 1S12, the other part is Discrete Mathematics with Dr. Colm Ó Dúnlaing.

The complete syllabus and assessment information are here.

Past exam papers can be found here.

Here is a brief summary of topics covered so far. summary.pdf

Here are exam solutions for the exam in 2010. exam2010.pdf


Notice for students taking the supplemental exam:
There will be revision sessions on Wednesday 15th August in the Seminar Room (2.6) in the School of Mathematics. The Calculus session will run from 11am--1pm and the Discrete Mathematics session from 2pm--4pm.


Reading Week: During Reading Week there will be two revision sessions on material we have covered so far.

The revision sessions will run from 12-1pm on both days in the Joly Lecture Theatre.


Lecture times:

Lectures will be in the Joly Lecture Theatre, Hamilton Building.


Tutorials: Starting in week 2.

Thursday 12:00 Arts Building 5052  Group B1
Thursday 14:00 East End EELT3 Group B4
Thursday 15:00 East End EELT3 Group B5
Thursday   15:00  Regent House     Group B6
Friday 11:00 Hamilton SALMON 1  Group B2
Friday 11:00 East End EELT2 Group B3


Maths help rooms:
If you would like help with your maths courses the School of Mathematics is running a free drop-in service in the Seminar Room (2.6). The School of Mathematics is located in the Hamilton Building. The times for this term are:

Monday, Tuesday and Friday   1-2pm 
Wednesday and Thursday 12-2pm


Student Counselling Service:

The website of the Student Counselling Service provides information on the support options available to you if you are experiencing either personal or academic/study concerns. These services are free and confidential.


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