Required text on calculus topics is
Calculus - single & multivariable, Hughes-Hallett, Gleason & McCallum, 2013 (6th edition), John Wiley. See http://www.wileydirect.com.au/buy/calculus-single-multivariable-6th-edition/
Recommended texts on elementary and algebra topics are
- Free books by Stitz and Zeager at http://stitz-zeager.com/
- Numeracy Centre notes on introductory concepts and techniques that are assumed knowledge for MATH130. These notes also cover some of the material in MATH130. Students who have not studied maths for several years, or who did HSC General Mathematics always find these notes helpful.
- - Calculus, Strang, MIT. Available here.
Lectures: Four hours per week (2 hours in the calculus stream, and 2 hours in the algebra stream).
Tutorials: you should attend one 1 hour tutorial each week.
Workshops: available for students wanting to see more examples and ask further questions. Attendance is strongly recommended.
Technology Used and Required
Students are expected to have access to an internet enabled computer with a web browser and Adobe Reader software. Several areas of the university provide wireless access for portable computers. There are computers for student use in the Library.
Difficulties with your home computer or internet connection do not constitute a reasonable excuse for lateness of, or failure to submit, assessment tasks.