University Mathematics I

Programme Code: MATH1011

Faculty of: Science, Department of Mathematics

Targeted Students: Non HKU Postgraduate Students, Non HKU Undergraduates

Area of Interest: Science

Credits: 6

Programme Period: June 21, 2021 to July 9, 2021

Programme Fee: HKD 11,600

Early Bird Discount (Deadline : February 28, 2021)
– 5% discount on programme fee

Partnership Discount*:
– 10% discount on programme fee (HKU Exchange Partners’ students)
*This discount is not in conjunction with other discounts

Deadline for Application: May 31, 2021

Online Application: APPLY NOW

Course Description:

Calculus is a branch of mathematics that finds wide applications in science, economics and finance, engineering and many other areas. This is a first course in one-variable calculus.

Pre-requisite/ Additional requirements:

Applicants should provide a list of current courses and past exam result sheets or transcripts.

Course Outline:


Programme Schedule:

Class Day: Monday, Wednesday & Friday

Class Time: Lecture 09:00 – 12:00; Tutorial 12:00 – 13:00

(Some live lectures and tutorials via Zoom + some pre-recording lectures and tutorials. All the live lectures and tutorials will be recorded and uploaded on the Moodle after class. No problem if students cannot attend some of the lectures or tutorials. Tests and exam will be arranged in the evening via Moodle. Test 1: June 30, 2021 (Wed) 19:30-20:10 Test 2: July 7, 2021 (Wed) 19:30-20:10 Final exam: July 9, 2021 (Fri) 19:30-21:00)

• Students of non-credit bearing programmes will receive a certificate upon programme completion. Students of credit-bearing programmes can apply a transcript stated with HKU credits, please contact your home institution about the issue related to HKU credits recognition.

• You understand that you must be available for the entire duration of the programme, from the start to the end of the programme. 20% absence is allowed for emergencies or sick leave with legitimate reason and official letterhead proof for the absence. Students have the responsibility to contact the programme coordinator and/or teacher concerned about this ahead of time. No exceptions will be made, unless prior approval has been given. You are expected to be punctual for all classes and tutorials. Unexcused cases of lateness may count as absence. Students who fail to achieve an 80% of attendance or absence without legitimate reason and official letterhead proof for the absence will not be awarded the HKU Credits or the Certificate of Completion.