This class will offer a treatment of first-semester calculus aimed at students interested in the biological and social sciences. The course material is motivated by real-life problems in laboratory and data-driven studies. Students will be expected to work in groups both in and out of class, give presentations at the chalkboard, and submit work in both problem set and project formats. Topics include: functions, limits, continuity, differentiation and an introduction to integration.
Max Enrollment: 20
Prerequisites: Not open to students who have completed MATH 116, MATH 120, MATH 205 or the equivalent. Not open to students whose placement is MATH 205 or MATH 206.
Instructor: O. Fernandez
Distribution Requirements: MM - Mathematical Modeling and Problem Solving
Semesters Offered this Academic Year: Fall