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MA103C: Calculus I (Winter 2018)

Calendar Description

Limits and continuity; differential and integral calculus of functions of a single variable; the Mean Value Theorem; determination of extrema; the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus and techniques of integration; introduction to partial derivatives.

Instructor

Anne-Marie Allison (PhD)
Office location: LH3050 (Lazaridis Hall)
Email: aallison@wlu.ca (Include the course number in the subject or it might be not read.)
Office Hours: Tuesday 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., Wednesday noon - 1 p.m., or by appointment.

Lectures

Tuesday and Thursday 1 p.m. - 2:20 p.m. in LH3094 (Lazardis Hall)

Lab Coordinator

Erica Marshall
Email: emarshall@wlu.ca
Office: LH3072
Telephone: x3284

Textbook

J. Stewart: Calculus (Early Transcendentals), 8th Edition, Cengage Learning.

Calculators

Students may only use the approved scientific calculator, Casio FX-300MS Plus, on lab assignments, the midterm test and the final examination. No other calculator is allowed. It is available for purchase at the campus bookstore.

MyLearningSpace

Materials related to this course and the full course outline will be posted on the MA103 MyLearningSpace website. You are responsible for checking here on a regular basis for important announcements.

Evaluation

A final mark out of 100 will be calculated as follows:

  • Clickers: 5%
  • Online Assignments: 10%
  • Labs (including online quizzes): 20%
  • Midterm Test (Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, 5:30 p.m. - 6:50 p.m.): 30%
  • Final Examination (2.5 hours, exact date and time to be announced): 35%

To be eligible to pass this course, a student must score at least 40% on the final examination. The final mark will be reported as a letter grade in accordance with the conversion table of the current undergraduate calendar.

This document is a summary of the course outline for MA103 and is provided for the convenience of students.