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The Mathematics and Science Study Centre operates a Drop-in Room located on UTS City Campus, in Building 4, level 3, room 331 (CB04.03.331). Academic staff members are available in the Drop-in Room at the scheduled timetable for one-to-one assistance. Students are advised to bring their mathematical notes or textbooks with them.
The Centre also runs workshops during session and in the final exam period for many first year mathematics and statistics subjects. These workshops are timed to assist students in their preparation for quizzes and the final exam.
Summer session opening hours:
|December 2016||January 2017|
|Friday 2 December||1 - 3pm||Wednesday 4 January||1 - 3pm|
|Wednesday 7 December||1 - 3pm||Monday 9 January||1 - 3pm|
|Monday 12 December||1 - 3pm||Friday 13 January||1 - 3pm|
|Friday 16 December||1 - 3pm||Wednesday 18 January||2 - 4pm|
|Wednesday 21 December||1 - 3pm||Friday 27 January||2 - 4pm|
There will be a tutor on duty during those times, so you may just come in, bring your maths question (and your lecture notes), and get help. The service is free and no appointment is required.
The Centre also runs Saturday workshops duringsessionsand in the final exam period for many first year mathematics and statistics subjects. These workshops are timed to assist students in their preparation for quizzes and the final exam.
For Engineering students preparing for the Mathematics Readiness Survey (Diagnostic Test):
New Engineering students: sample questions for the Readiness Test in Mathematics (PDF, 22kB, 2 pages)
For Primary Education students preparing for the Basic Skills Test in Mathematics:
Primary Education students: Basic Skills Notes and sample skills tests (PDF, 406kB, 57 pages)
For postgraduate research students:
Reading in statistics (PDF, 340kB, 62 pages)
Interview techniques (PDF, 13kB, 10 pages)
Focus groups (PDF, 34kB, 6 pages)
Assessment (PDF, 225kB, 13 pages)
Marking schemes (PDF, 38kB, 2 pages)
Terror, tragedy and vibrations video booklet (PDF, 203kB, 13 pages)
Staff members from the School of Mathematical Sciences run the Mathematics and Science Study Centre and they are:
Dr Mary Coupland
Ms Julia Memar
Manager, Drop-in Centre, Bridging Courses and Support Tutorials
Mr Jason Stanley
Project Officer, Pathways to UTS Maths