## U63M Lessons & Blog

### Critical Path Analysis

Wednesday, 18 October 2017

Lesson Objectives For Topic:

To be able to:

• Draw an activity on arc diagram from predecessor table.
• Carry out forward and backward passes to identify early start and late finish times.
• Identify minimum project completion time and critical activities.
• Calculate float - total, independent and interfering.
• Draw cascade charts and resource histograms.
• Crash networks when constraints are varied.

### Intro to Critical Path Analysis

Friday, 6 October 2017

Lesson Objectives:

To be able to:

• Draw an activity on arc diagram for a precedence table.
• Carry out a forward pass to identify earliest start times.
• Carry out a backward pass to identify latest finish times.
• Identify the minimum project duration.
• Identify the set of critical activities.

### Calculus

Wednesday, 4 October 2017

Lesson:

Final lesson on harder Core 3 Calculus problems

### Coursework - Rearrangement Method

Friday, 22 September 2017

Lesson Objective:

To be able to apply the rearrangement method to solve a cubic equation.

### Integration by Parts

Wednesday, 20 September 2017

Lesson Objective:

To be able to perform indefinite integration using the technique of integration by parts.

We will spend half the lesson reviewing exemplar coursework.

### Integration - Trigonometric Functions

Friday, 15 September 2017

Lesson Objective:

To be able to integrate trigonometric functions using substitutions where necessary.

Exercise 5c

Exercise 5c solutions

### Integration

Wednesday, 13 September 2017

Lesson Objectives:

To be able to:

• Perform integrations involving exponentials.
• Perform integrations resulting in logarithms.

Exercise 5b

Exercise 5b solutions (1-10)

### Integration by Substitution

Friday, 8 September 2017

Lesson Objectives:

To be able to use substitutions to perform integration to:

• find indefinite integrals
• calculate definite integrals

Support:  themathsteacher.com integration by substitution

### Finalised Exam Dates May/June 2018

Thursday, 13 July 2017

Finalised dates for your exams next summer:

Decision 1   Wed 13  June am

Core 3          Tue  19  June pm

Core 4          Fri    22  June am

Finalised exam dates for modules you may choose to re-sit:

Core 1          Wed 16 May am

Statistics 1   Wed 23 May am

Core 2          Wed   6 June am