|Fall Term 2013 Applied Calculus I - 5249 - MATH 120
Prerequisites/Notes: Three years of high school mathematics;
Catalog Description : A course in the applications of mathematics to a wide variety of areas, stressing economics and the biological sciences. Topics may include recursive sequences and their equilibria, the derivative of a function, optimization, fitting abstract models to observed data. Emphasis placed on algebraic and numerical techniques and on understanding the role of mathematical thinking. Mathematics 120 and 130 do not prepare students for more advanced courses in mathematics.
Attributes: Nat Science Div GER (01cr), Quantitative Analy GER (01cr), BM Natural Science (01cr), Introductory Course