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Walk Yourself Happy with the Heart Foundation!
by Leanne TAYLOR - Wednesday, 9 October 2019, 11:03 AM
 

Join Amelia from the Heart Foundation for a 'Walk Yourself Happy' stroll around the Parklands 11am-12pm during our Ways to Wellness Day! Limited places available:

 https://www.universe.com/events/walk-yourself-happy-ways-to-wellness-tickets-2VFZJY


 
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Free Tai Chi!
by Leanne TAYLOR - Wednesday, 9 October 2019, 10:58 AM
 

Have you ever wanted to try Tai Chi? Here is your chance - sign up for a free session 11am-12pm in Hindmarsh Square during our Wellness Day next week! Suitable for beginners. Limited places available:

https://www.universe.com/events/tai-chi-ways-to-wellness-tickets-BLZ2NK





 
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Ways to Wellness Day
by Leanne TAYLOR - Tuesday, 8 October 2019, 10:04 AM
 

Ways to Wellness Day happening next week Thursday 17th October 10am-2pm!


 
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Designers wanted for Ways to Wellness Day
by Leanne TAYLOR - Friday, 20 September 2019, 1:36 PM
 

Volunteering opportunity for budding designers


 
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Wrap & Roll
by Luke EASTMAN - Thursday, 12 September 2019, 11:31 AM
 

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:

Topic 1 - Modelling with Linear Relationships

Linear Relations & Simultaneous Equations

Linear Programming


Topic 2 - Modelling with Matrices

Matrices and Applications

Networks and Applications 



Assignments (4), 15%

Investigation (2), 15%

Tests (4), 40%

Exam (1), 30%




SEMESTER 2:

Topic 3: Statistical Modelling

Bivariate Statistics

Normal Distribution


Topic 4: Financial Modelling

Financial Investments

Financial Loans

Topic 5: Discrete Theory  

Critical Path Analaysis

Hugarian Algorithm 


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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