Honors Program

Honors Analytic Geometry & Calculus I

Honors Calculus IHonors Analytic Geometry & Calculus I (MA 165)

CRN: 13873 MA 165-03H MW 1:30-2:20PM TR 1:30-2:45PM KT216

Prerequisite: MA154 or MA159 with a grade of C or higher or placement by departmental exam.
This course fulfills the Quantitative Reasoning Foundational Intellectual Skills (A.3) General Education Requirement.

Instructor: Dr. Dan Coroian (Mathematics)

This is a rigorous look at Calculus with plenty of applications from physics, engineering, natural and social sciences, finance, etc. You will work in groups and individually on different writing and exploratory exercises. In addition to the regular lecture format we’ll use different application of the Computer Algebra System Maple in solving problems. Two projects, reflecting your background, will be assigned and the results of will be presented using your favourite media format. Creativity and originality is strongly encouraged.