MTH459 - Calculus II

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Subject Title
Calculus II

Subject Description
Calculus II is the second of two science and technology mathematics courses designed for students in chemical, physical, or biological sciences. Students will continue instruction of calculus principles, concepts and techniques used to solve a variety of mathematical problems in science and engineering. A quick review of Trigonometry leads to the major portion of the course devoted to an understanding of integration. Emphasis will be on fundamental concepts of integral calculus, with its techniques and applications, followed by a discussion of infinite sequences and series, and differential equations.

Credit Status

This course satisfies the mathematics requirement for Arts and Science - University Transfer Program (ASU).

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:

  1. Interpret the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus to connect differential and integral calculus.
  2. Apply techniques of integration to solve problems involving areas and volumes.
  3. Apply convergence tests to determine if and how infinite series converge.

Essential Employability Skills
Execute mathematical operations accurately.

Apply a systematic approach to solve problems.

Analyze, evaluate, and apply relevant information from a variety of sources.

Manage the use of time and other resources to complete projects.

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