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Soccer and BBQ in the park!
by Leanne TAYLOR - Thursday, 21 November 2019, 9:40 AM
 
Reminder about our soccer event and BBQ next Thursday 4-6pm in Rymill Park. Please get a ticket from Mary at reception if you are interested in attending. Please note that you are not permitted to wear sprigs (shoes with spikes) in the park.

 
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Yorkes Tour
by Luke EASTMAN - Friday, 15 November 2019, 10:37 AM
 


 
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Honour Roll October 2019
by Leanne TAYLOR - Tuesday, 12 November 2019, 4:22 PM
 

Honour Roll - congratulations to the students nominated by their teachers for academic excellence, improvement, class participation and voluntary work with the Social Club/College Buddies. 


 
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Soccer and BBQ in the park!
by Leanne TAYLOR - Tuesday, 5 November 2019, 11:42 AM
 

Soccer kick around and bbq - everyone welcome. RSVP leanne.taylor@adelaide.edu.au


 
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Halloween Party next Friday! Hosted by the Student Social Club.
by Leanne TAYLOR - Friday, 25 October 2019, 9:25 AM
 

Halloween Party next Friday - free for all but you must get a ticket from Mary at reception. Prizes for best staff and student costumes and make up station if you want scary makeup done!


 

Available courses

This course will help prepare you for the challenge of studying in an Australian University environment

TAP Teacher Contact details:

Please contact TAP teachers for any queries or assistance. 


Accounting:

margaretha.stander@adelaide.edu.au

Mathematics:

catherine.nguyenhoang@adelaide.edu.au

andrew.olesnicky@adelaide.edu.au


English for Academic Purposes

larysa.owen@adelaide.edu.au

arunamarie.manuelrayan@adelaide.edu.au

kerryn.schultz@adelaide.edu.au


Critical Thinking

demetrios.bastiras@adelaide.edu.au

liam.dwyer@adelaide.edu.au


Physics

sarah.mcleod@adelaide.edu.au


Biology

nicole.hussey@adelaide.edu.au


Chemistry

samuel.priest@adelaide.edu.au

renata.heintze@adelaide.edu.au

Australian Studies

leanne.taylor@adelaide.edu.au


Economics

nigel.coombe@adelaide.edu.au


English Language

phillipa.goode@adelaide.edu.au


Computer Information and Systems



this course is designed to improve students exam preparation skills.

DTB is a 15 week course designed to prepare you for the English language requirements that are necessary for the successful completion of first year University.

Chemistry is the best subject

SEMESTER 1:

SEMESTER 2:

Topic 1 - Modelling with Linear Relationships

Linear Relations & Simultaneous Equations

Linear Programming

 

Topic 2 - Modelling with Matrices

Matrices and Applications

Networks and Applications 

 

Topic 3: Statistical Modelling

Bivariate Statistics

Normal Distribution

 

Topic 4: Financial Modelling

Financial Investments

Financial Loans

 

Topic 5: Discrete Theory  

Critical Path analysis

Hungarian Algorithm 

Assignments (4), 15%

Investigation (2), 15%

Tests (4), 40%

Exam (1), 30%

Assignments (4), 15%

Investigation (2), 15%

Tests (4), 40%

Exam (1), 30%


FINAL GRADE: 

\(\frac{Semester 1 + Semester 2}{2}\)



Assessment

Weight

Assignments

   15%

Tests

   40%

Investigation

   15%

Exam

   30%

Final Grade \(=\frac{S1 + S2}{2}\)


Week Beginning

Topic 3 - Calculus Applications

17th Dec

Return exams and Economic Modelling worksheet

24th Dec

Break

Returning in Jan 2019


Semester 1
Topic 1 - Functions 
Topic 2 - Differential Calculus
Topic 3 - Applications of Diff Calc 


Report - 40% Exam, 40% Tests (3),
20% Overview Assessments (3)


Semester 2
Topic 4 - Integral Calculus
Topic 5 - Applications of Int Calc
Topic 6 - Data
Topic 7 - Statistics
Project - Matrices

Final Report - 45% Exams (Sem1 15%+ Sem2 30%), 

40% Tests (7), Project 8%, 

Overview Assessments (7) 7%


EAP  has 3 specific aims:

1) to prepare overseas students to be successful students in an Australian setting

2) to prepare students for studying at university level

3) to familiarise students with the tasks that will be required at university level.

SEMESTER 1:

SEMESTER 2:

Topic 1 - Modelling with Linear Relationships

Linear Relations & Simultaneous Equations

Linear Programming

 

Topic 2 - Modelling with Matrices

Matrices and Applications

Networks and Applications 

 

Topic 3: Statistical Modelling

Bivariate Statistics

Normal Distribution

 

Topic 4: Financial Modelling

Financial Investments

Financial Loans

 

Topic 5: Discrete Theory  

Critical Path analysis

Hungarian Algorithm 

Assignments (4), 15%

Investigation (2), 15%

Tests (4), 40%

Exam (1), 30%

Assignments (4), 15%

Investigation (2), 15%

Tests (4), 40%

Exam (1), 30%


FINAL GRADE: 

\(\frac{Semester 1 + Semester 2}{2}\)

Semester 1
Topic 1 - Introductory Skills
Topic 2 - Trigonometry and Circular Functions
Topic 3 - Introduction to Differential Calculus
Topic 4 - Applications of Differential Calculus

Semester 2
Topic 5 - Introductory Statistics
Topic 6 - Integral Calculus
Topic 7 - Applications of Integration
Topic 8 - Continuous Random Variables and the Normal Distribution
Topic 9 - Sampling and Confidence Intervals

Assessment

  • Tests: 10%
  • Assignments: 7%
  • Investigations: 8%
  • Semester 1 Exam: 15% (Topics 1-4)
  • Semester 2 Exam: 30% (Topics 2-9)



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