MATH2010C  Advanced Calculus I  2017/18
Announcement
 (8/1) Welcome to MATH2010C!
 (10/1) Homework 1 is posted. (due Jan 18, 2018, 12:00noon)
 (12/1) Tutorials with start next week.
 (17/1) Homework 2 is posted. (due Jan 25, 2018, 12:00noon)
 (23/1) Homework 3 is posted. (due Feb 1, 2018, 12:00noon)
General Information
Lecturer

CHENG, Man Chuen
 Office: LSB 210
 Tel: 3943 7985
 Email:
Teaching Assistant

SIU, Chun Yin
 Office: LSB 222A
 Tel: 3943 3575
 Email:

XIN, Jing
 Office: AB1 614
 Tel: 3943 4109
 Email:

YEUNG, Chin Ching
 Office: AB1 614
 Tel: 3943 4109
 Email:
Time and Venue
 Lecture: Monday 1:302:15pm, LSB LT2; Wednesday 2:304:15pm, LSB LT5
 Tutorial: Monday 12:301:15pm, LSB LT2; Wednesday 4:305:15pm, LSB LT5
Course Description
Functions of several variables, partial differentiation, differential and its geometric meaning, chain rule, maxima and minima, Lagrange multiplier, mean value theorem, Taylor series, and implicit function theorem.
Mainly follow the Textbook by Prof Thomas KK Au for general ndimension, and supplemented by the Thomas' Calculus on examples, special cases for 2 and 3 dimensions, and exercises.
Textbooks
 Thomas KwokKeung AU, Differential Multivariable Calculus, Asian Customized Edition, McGraw Hill Education
 Thomas, Weir & Hass, Thomas' Calculus, 12th Ed., Pearson
References
 S. Lang, Calculus of Several Variables, 3th Ed., Springer
Lecture Notes
Assignments
 Homework 1 (due Jan 18, 2018, 12:00noon)
 Homework 2 (due Jan 25, 2018, 12:00noon)
 Homework 3 (due Feb 1, 2018, 12:00noon)
Solutions
Assessment Scheme
Homework (about once a week)  10%  
2 Quizzes (Feb 14, 2018, 2:303:15pm; and Mar 28, 2018, 2:303:15pm)  40%  
Final (date to be determined by University)  50% 
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Assessment Policy Last updated: January 23, 2018 12:08:48