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3.0 cr; Prereq: Prereq-3 yrs high school math or placement exam or grade of at least C- in GC 0731;
Fall, Spring, Every Year
Breadth of mathematics, its nature/applications. Power of abstract reasoning.
Course Number and Name Section Location Term Instructor
1001 Excursions in Mathematics 10 Pillsbury Hall 110 Fall 2018 Randolph Knoche
3.0 cr; Prereq: 3 yrs high school math or grade of at least C- in GC 0731;
Credit will not be granted if credit has been received for: 1051, 1151, 1155
Fall, Spring, Every Year
Algebra, analytic geometry explored in greater depth than is usually done in three years of high school mathematics. Additional topics from combinations, permutations, probability.

Overiew: Linear and quadratic equations and inequalities; graphs of equations, including lines, circles, parabolas; composition, inverses of functions; transformations of graphs; linear and quadratic models; polynomials; exponentials, logarithms; counting; probability. 3 credits. 3 lectures, 1 recitation per week.

Prerequisite: 3 years high school math or C- in GC 0731 or placement exam. Trigonometry is not required.

Audience: Business majors wanting to take Math 1142 (Short Calculus) and elementary education majors wanting to take Math 3113 (Math for Elementary School Teachers). Also works as the prerequisite for Math 1151 (Precalculus II), after which students can take Math 1271 (Calculus I). Satisfies the CLE Mathematical Thinking requirement.

Class pacing may vary depending on term length. Check the class syllabus for details.

Course Number and Name Section Location Term Instructor
1031 College Algebra and Probability 1 Amundson Hall 158 Fall 2018 Judith Franklin
1031 College Algebra and Probability 2 Lind Hall 215 Fall 2018 Matthew Deidrick
1031 College Algebra and Probability 20 Nicholson Hall 35 Fall 2018 Mike Weimerskirch
1031 College Algebra and Probability 30 Tate Hall 101 Fall 2018 Mike Weimerskirch
1.0 cr; Prereq: 1051 or 1151 or 1155;
A-F or Aud
Fall, Spring, Summer, Every Year
For students who need probability/permutations/combinations portion of 1031. Meets with 1031, has same grade/work requirements.

MATH 1051 - Precalculus I

3.0 cr; Prereq: 3 yrs high school math or placement exam or grade of at least C- in GC 0731;
Credit will not be granted if credit has been received for: 1031, 1151
Fall, Spring, Every Year
Algebra, analytic geometry, exponentials, logarithms, beyond usual coverage found in three-year high school mathematics program.

MATH 1142 - Short Calculus

4.0 cr; Prereq: Prereq-3 1/2 yrs high school math or grade of at least C- in [1031 or 1051];
Fall, Spring, Summer, Every Year
Derivatives, integrals, differential equations, partial derivatives, maxima/minima of functions of several variables covered with less depth than full calculus. No trigonometry included.

Overview: A one-semester tour of differential and integral calculus in one variable, and differential calculus in two variables. Does not involve any trigonometry. Emphasis on formulas and their interpretation and use in applications. 4 credits. 3 lectures, 2 recitations per week.

Prerequisite: 3 ½ years high school math or C- in Math 1031 or Math 1051 or placement exam.

Audience: Business, architecture, and agricultural science majors, and students who want some exposure to calculus. Does not serve as a prerequisite to any higher math course, but does satisfy the CLE Mathematical Thinking requirement.

Class pacing may vary depending on term length. Check the class syllabus for details.

Course Number and Name Section Location Term Instructor
1142 Short Calculus 1 Lind Hall 302 Fall 2018 David Brokken
1142 Short Calculus 2 Ford Hall 151 Fall 2018 Judith Franklin
1142 Short Calculus 20 Bruininks Hall 220 Fall 2018 Juliann Leifeld

MATH 1151 - Precalculus II

3.0 cr; Prereq: 3 1/2 yrs high school math or placement exam or grade of at least C- in [1031 or 1051];
Credit will not be granted if credit has been received for: 1155
Fall, Spring, Every Year
Algebra, analytic geometry, trigonometry, complex numbers, beyond usual coverage found in three-year high school mathematics program.

Overview: Trigonometric functions and inverse trigonometric functions: definitions, graphs, identities, applications; real and complex zeros of polynomials; polar coordinates; DeMoivre's Theorem; conic sections; solutions of linear systems by substitution and elimination; systems of nonlinear equations and systems of inequalities; arithmetic sequences and geometric series. 3 credits. 3 lectures, 1 recitation per week.

Prerequisite: 3 ½ years high school math or C- in Math 1031 or Math 1051 or placement exam. Trigonometry is not a prerequisite.

Audience: Students from Math 1051 (Precalculus I) or Math 1031 (College Algebra) and those that need a little refresher course before going on to calculus, often because of the trig. Satisfies the prerequisite for Math 1271 or Math 1371 (Calculus I), and also satisfies the CLE Mathematical Thinking requirement.

Class pacing may vary depending on term length. Check the class syllabus for details.

Course Number and Name Section Location Term Instructor
1151 Precalculus II 20 Bruininks Hall 330 Fall 2018 Maria Sanchez Muniz
1151 Precalculus II 30 Bruininks Hall 412 Fall 2018 Katherine Maxwell
1151 Precalculus II 40 Bruininks Hall 412 Fall 2018 Delia Samuel

MATH 1155 - Intensive Precalculus

5.0 cr; Prereq: Prereq-3 yrs high school math or placement exam or grade of at least C- in GC 0731;
Credit will not be granted if credit has been received for: 1031, 1051, 1151
Fall, Spring, Summer, Every Year
Algebra, analytic geometry, exponentials, logarithms, trigonometry, complex numbers, beyond usual coverage found in three-year high school mathematics program. One semester version of 1051-1151.

Overview: Linear and quadratic equations and inequalities; graphs of equations, including lines, circles, parabolas; composition, inverses of functions; transformations of graphs; linear and quadratic models; equations and inequalities involving polynomials and rational functions; exponentials and logarithms with applications. Trigonometric functions and inverse trigonometric functions: definitions, graphs, identities; real and complex zeros of polynomials; polar coordinates; DeMoivre's Theorem; solutions of systems of equations by substitution and elimination; systems of inequalities; arithmetic sequences and geometric series. 5 credits. 3 lectures. 2 recitations per week.

Prerequisite: 3 years high school math or C- in GC 0731 or placement exam.

Audience: Students with several gaps in their readiness for calculus but who feel able (or compelled) to deal with the fast pace of a one-semester precalculus course. Satisfies the prerequisite for Math 1271 or Math 1371 (Calculus) and also satisfies the CLE Mathematical Thinking requirement.
Math 1155 = Math 1051 + Math 1151.

Class pacing may vary depending on term length. Check the class syllabus for details.

4.0 cr; Prereq: prereq: [4 yrs high school math including trig or satisfactory score on placement test or grade of at least C- in [1151 or 1155]], CBS student.;
Fall, Spring
Differential/integral calculus with biological applications. Discrete/continuous dynamical systems. Models from fields such as ecology/ evolution, epidemiology, physiology, genetic networks, neuroscience, and biochemistry.
Course Number and Name Section Location Term Instructor
1241 Calculus and Dynamical Systems in Biology 10 Bruininks Hall 114 Fall 2018 Brittany Baker

MATH 1271 - Calculus I

4.0 cr; Prereq: 4 yrs high school math including trig or placement test or grade of at least C- in 1151 or 1155;
Fall, Spring, Every Year
Differential calculus of functions of a single variable. Introduction to integral calculus of a single variable, separable differential equations. Applications: max-min, related rates, area, volume, arc-length.
Equivalent to: MATH 1142, MATH 1281, MATH 1371, MATH 1571H

Overview: Tangent lines; limits and continuity; differentiation: definition, basic rules, chain rule, rules for trig, exp and log functions; implicit differentiation; rates of change, max-min, related rates problems; 2nd derivative test; curve sketching; linear approximation and differentials; L'Hospital's rule; integration: definition, antidifferentiation, area; simple substitution; volumes of solids by cross sections and shells; work; average value of a function. 4 credits. 3 lectures, 2 recitations per week.

Prerequisite: 4 years high school math including trig, or C- in Math 1151 or 1155, or placement exam.

Audience: The beginning of the standard calculus course for students outside of CSE. Also taken by CSE students who need to start calculus, in the middle of the year. Students desiring only 1 semester of calculus should take Math 1142.

Class pacing may vary depending on term length. Check the class syllabus for details.

Course Number and Name Section Location Term Instructor
1271 Calculus I 30 Anderson Hall 310 Fall 2018 Gennady Lyubeznik
1271 Calculus I 40 Anderson Hall 310 Fall 2018 Gennady Lyubeznik
1271 Calculus I 50 Vincent Hall 16 Fall 2018 Jia Gou
1271 Calculus I 60 Pillsbury Hall 110 Fall 2018 Hao Wu
1271 Calculus I 70 Tate Hall 105 Fall 2018 Daniel Hess

MATH 1272 - Calculus II

4.0 cr; Prereq: [1271 or equiv] with grade of at least C-;
Spring, Summer, Every Year
Techniques of integration. Calculus involving transcendental functions, polar coordinates. Taylor polynomials, vectors/curves in space, cylindrical/spherical coordinates.
Equivalent to: MATH 1252, MATH 1282, MATH 1372, MATH 1572H

Overview: Techniques of integration, including integration by parts, simple trig substitutions, partial fractions. Basic numerical integration; improper integrals; arc length; area of surface of revolution. Separable differential equations, Euler's method, exponential growth and decay. Parametric curves and polar coordinates. Review of conic sections. Sequences and series, comparison and ratio tests, Taylor series and polynomials. Vectors in three dimensions, dot product, cross product; lines, vector valued functions of a scalar. 4 credits. 3 lectures, 2 recitations per week.

Prerequisite: C- in Math 1271.

Audience: Part of the standard calculus course for students outside of CSE.

Class pacing may vary depending on term length. Check the class syllabus for details.

Course Number and Name Section Location Term Instructor
1272 Calculus II 2 Vincent Hall 20 Fall 2018 Mauricio Flores
1272 Calculus II 20 Blegen Hall 5 Fall 2018 Weiyan Chen
1272 Calculus II 30 Vincent Hall 16 Fall 2018 Maury Bramson
1272 Calculus II 40 Vincent Hall 16 Fall 2018 Maury Bramson

MATH 1371 - CSE Calculus I

4.0 cr; Prereq: CSE, background in [precalculus, geometry, visualization of functions/graphs], #; familiarity with graphing calculators recommended;
Fall, Every Year
Differentiation of single-variable functions, basics of integration of single-variable functions. Applications: max-min, related rates, area, curve-sketching. Emphasizes use of calculator, cooperative learning.
Equivalent to: MATH 1142, MATH 1271, MATH 1281, MATH 1571H
Course Number and Name Section Location Term Instructor
1371 CSE Calculus I 20 Blegen Hall 10 Fall 2018 Jennie Morgan
1371 CSE Calculus I 30 Nicholson Hall 155 Fall 2018 Jennie Morgan

MATH 1372 - CSE Calculus II

4.0 cr; Prereq: CSE, grade of at least C- in 1371;
Spring, Every Year
Techniques of integration. Calculus involving transcendental functions, polar coordinates, Taylor polynomials, vectors/curves in space, cylindrical/spherical coordinates. Emphasizes use of calculators, cooperative learning.
Equivalent to: MATH 1252, MATH 1272, MATH 1282, MATH 1572H
Course Number and Name Section Location Term Instructor
1372 CSE Calculus II 10 Anderson Hall 370 Fall 2018 Gregory Ruffa
1372 CSE Calculus II 15 Civil Engineering Bldg 212 Fall 2018 Gregory Ruffa
1372 CSE Calculus II 20 Tate Hall 105 Fall 2018 Gregory Ruffa
2.0 cr; Prereq: High school student, #;
Fall, Every Year
Accelerated sequence. Functions, parametric equations and polar coordinates, and vectors are presented using a geometric approach. Limits/continuity, derivates.
3.0 cr; Prereq: High school student, #;
Spring, Every Year
Accelerated sequence. Differentiation, foundations of integration. Proofs, formal reasoning.
5.0 cr; Prereq: High school student, #;
Fall, Every Year
Differentiation/integration of single-variable functions. Emphasizes concepts/explorations.
5.0 cr; Prereq: 1471H;
Fall, Every Year
Sequences/series, vector functions, differentiation in multivariable calculus. Introduction to first-order systems of differential equations. Emphasizes concepts/explorations.
2.0 cr; Prereq: honors;
Fall, Every Year
Accelerated honors sequence for selected mathematically talented high school students. Introduction to linear methods and first order differential equations.
3.0 cr; Prereq: honors;
Spring, Every Year
Accelerated honors sequence for selected mathematically talented high school stduents. Multivariable calculus through differentiation. Focuses on proofs and formal reasoning.

MATH 1571H - Honors Calculus I

4.0 cr; Prereq: CSE Honors office approval;
Fall, Every Year
Differential/integral calculus of functions of a single variable. Emphasizes hard problem-solving rather than theory.
Equivalent to: MATH 1142, MATH 1271, MATH 1281, MATH 1371
Course Number and Name Section Location Term Instructor
1571H Honors Calculus I 10 Keller Hall 3-115 Fall 2018 Denis Bashkirov
1571H Honors Calculus I 11 Vincent Hall 311 Fall 2018 Mathieu de Langis
1571H Honors Calculus I 12 Bruininks Hall 530A Fall 2018 Mathieu de Langis

MATH 1572H - Honors Calculus II

4.0 cr; Prereq: Grade of at least C- in 1571, CSE Honors Office approval; parts of this sequence may be taken for cr by students who have taken non-honors calc classes;
Fall, Spring, Every Year
Continuation of 1571. Infinite series, differential calculus of several variables, introduction to linear algebra.
Equivalent to: MATH 1252, MATH 1272, MATH 1282, MATH 1372
Course Number and Name Section Location Term Instructor
1572H Honors Calculus II 10 Civil Engineering Bldg 212 Fall 2018 Adrian Diaconu
1572H Honors Calculus II 11 Vincent Hall 209 Fall 2018 Brendan Cook
1572H Honors Calculus II 12 Vincent Hall 20 Fall 2018 Brendan Cook