Calculus for the Life Sciences I

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Note: This course is not available for the current semester.

Course No: MATH.1380; Last Offered: Summer 2019;

Course Description

This is a single variable calculus course with applications to the life sciences. Review of basic algebra, trigonometry, functions and graphs. Limits and derivatives, including differentiation rules, curve sketching and optimization problems. Implicit differentiation. Study of exponential and logarithmic functions motivated by growth, decay and logistic modes. Introduction to integration, techniques, applications and the fundamental theorem.

Prerequisites & Notes

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  • Credits: 4; Contact Hours: 4

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