2010-11 Catalog

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Offering Description

Calculus I

Winter quarter

Faculty: Vauhn Foster-Grahler Mathematics, Education, Anthropological Mathematics

Fields of Study: mathematics

Winter: CRN (Credit) Level 20125 (4)  

Credits: 4(W)

Class Standing: Freshmen - Senior

Offered During: Day

Prerequisites: A strong foundation in functions and algebraic procedures or college-level precalculus


This course will provide a rigorous treatment of differential calculus appropriate for students who are planning to teach mathematics or engage in further study in mathematics, science, or economics. In particular we will cover concepts, techniques, and applications of differentiation including related rates and optimization. We will approach the mathematics algebraically, graphically, numerically, and verbally. Student-centered pedagogies will be used and collaborative learning will be emphasized. If you have questions about your readiness to take this class, please contact the faculty.

Maximum Enrollment: 24

Advertised Schedule: 7:30-9a Tue/Thu

Special Expenses: A graphing calculator is required.

Campus Location: Olympia

Online Learning: Enhanced Online Learning

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