# S4 IP MATH HEADSTART OCT TO DEC 2015

Dear Parents and S3/Y3 IP students. We will be conducting a S4 IP Math Headstart class for this year’s S3 IP students due to requests from some parents and students for such a course during the end-of-year holidays. Details as follows:

Days:  Every MONDAY and SATURDAY from 26 Oct to 12 Dec (Total 14 lessons) except for the first week of December (see Course Outline below)

Time:  3.30 pm – 5.30 pm.

Location: Blk 644, Bukit Batok Central, #01-68. S(650644).

(Our location is just a 3-min walk from either the Bukit Batok MRT station or the Bukit Batok Bus Interchange. Buses that stop along the roads surrounding our location are numbers 157, 178, 66, 506, 173, 174, 176, 187, 985. Buses services which terminate at Bukit Batok Bus Interchange are 61, 77, 106, 173, 177, 189, 852, 941, 945, 947)

Topics to be covered:  DIFFERENTIATION & INTEGRATION

Focus: CONCEPTUAL UNDERSTANDING & APPLICATION OF SKILLS

Format: Teaching + Worksheets + Discussions

Target Group: S3/Y3 IP students (RVHS, NYGH, HCI, RI, RGS) who wish to learn Calculus so as to be better prepared for Y4 math.

Fee: \$840 (inclusive of materials) for 14 lessons.

Course Outline:

26/10: Intro to Differentiation, Power Rule.

31/10: Product Rule, Quotient Rule.

2/11: Equations of Tangents & Normals, Increasing & Decreasing Functions.

7/11: Connected Rates of Change.

9/11: Nature of Stationary Points.

14/11: Maxima & Minima Problems.

16/11: Derivatives of Trigonometric Functions.

21/11: Derivatives of Exponential & Logarithmic Functions.

23/11: Indefinite & Definite Integrals.

28/11: Integration of Trigonometric, Exponential and 1/x functions.

30/11: Area of a region using Integration.

2/12 (WED): Area between a curve and an axis / line.

9/12 (WED): Displacement & Velocity using Integration.

12/12: Integration problems involving Acceleration.

Tutors:

Mr Muhammad Ilyasa has been coaching students in Primary, Secondary & JC Math for more than 10 years. An alumnus of RI and RJC, Mr Ilyasa holds both a Master of Education degree and a Postgraduate Diploma in Education with Credit from the National Institute of Education, as well as a Bachelor of Science degree from the National University of Singapore.

TO REGISTER, SMS <STUDENT NAME> , <S4IPMATH> TO 97860411.

As places are limited, pre-payment is encouraged to confirm your attendance. You can make cash or cheque payment by visiting the centre at the address above.

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