Introductory Calculus for Business and Social Sciences
This course concentrates on developing mastery of pre-calculus and introductory calculus skills and techniques. Pre-calculus topics include: solving equations and inequalities; algebraic, logarithmic and exponential functions and their properties; matrix representation and solution of systems of linear equations. Calculus topics include: rates of change and tangents; differentiation of algebraic, exponential and logarithmic functions; optimization; introduction to integration.
Additional Course Information
- Completion of the Calculus Placement Exam (CPE) and 12U Advanced Functions or permission of the department.
- Prior credit for, or current enrolment in, any of MA100, MA101, MA103, MA105, MA110*. This course may not count for credit in mathematics programs.
If a student has successfully passed MA100, MA101, MA103, MA105, MA110*, or MA130, then MA129 cannot be taken subsequently.
3 lecture hours, 1.5 problem session hours
Academic & Related Dates 2011/2012