I am emailing a link of this to everyone on the class list every week. If you are not receiving these emails or want to have them sent to another email address feel free to email me at jpmccarthymaths@gmail.com and I will add you to the mailing list.

Assessment 2

Assessment 2 will be on the Wednesday of Week 6, 21 October 2015.

The following class groups will sit the assessment at 17:15 (arrive around 17:05):

  • DNET1, WEB1, DCOM1-A

The following group will sit the assessment at 18:15 (arrive around 18:05)

  • DCOM1-B

Keep an eye on your CIT Blackboard and email for the latest and definitive assessment information. Sections 1.6, 2.1 and 2.3 of the manual are going to be examined in Assessment 2.

Note that DNET1’s Wednesday tutorial will run from 15:00 sharp to 15:40 due to the assessment they have afterwards.

Assessment 1 Results

have been emailed to you.

Note that in terms of the four classes I have:


The order of mean-average marks of each class matched precisely the reverse order of the mean-average of attendance warnings. In other words, ranking the classes by mean mark and by best attendance record we have in both cases:

DCOM1-B, DNET1, DCOM1-A and then WEB1

WEB1 certainly need to improve their attendance record.

Week 5


We finished talking about trigonometry and spoke about average and deviation.


We finished talking about trigonometry and spoke about average.

Week 6


We will finish off statistics and then start the third chapter on algebra.


We will talk about deviation and then start the third chapter on algebra.

There are no classes on Friday.


  • DCOM1 Group A: Wednesday 09:00 in C212 (with Leonard O’Driscoll) and Thursday 09:00 in B185 (with Hannah Lordan)
  • DCOM1 Group B with myself: Monday 12:00 in F1. 3 and Thursday 12:00 in B165
  • DNET1 with myself: Monday 14:00 in B248 and Wednesday 15:00 in C212
  • WEB1 with Ben O’Shaugnessy: Monday 16:00 in C212 and Thursday 15:00 in E7


Please feel free to ask me questions about the exercises via email or even better on this webpage.

Student Resources

Please see the Student Resources tab on the top of this page for information on the Academic Learning Centre, etc.