Course Code MATH 128
Course Title Calculus 2 for the Sciences
Online Offers
  • Winter 2022 (tentative) (Instructor: TBA)
  • Fall 2021 (tentative) (Instructor: Owen Woody)
Course Location Online
Credit Weight 0.5
Course Description

Transforming and evaluating integrals; application to volumes and arc length; improper integrals. Separable and linear first order differential equations and applications. Introduction to sequences. Convergence of series; Taylor polynomials, Taylor's Remainder theorem, Taylor series and applications. Parametric/vector representation of curves; particle motion and arc length. Polar coordinates in the plane. [Offered: F,W,S; online: F,W,S]

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Course Work and Exam Spring 2021 course outline (note 2)
  • Prerequisite: One of MATH 116, 117, 127, 137, 147.
  • Antirequisite: MATH 118, 119, 138, 148
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Taught in English
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