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MA250B: Introduction to Analysis (Winter 2019)

Calendar Description

A rigorous development of calculus. Topics include sequences, series, convergence, limits, continuity, differentiability, and the Riemann integral.


MA121 and MA103.


Professor Shengda Hu (PhD)
Office: LH3036 (Lazaridis Hall)
Office hours: Monday and Wednesday 10:30 a.m. - 11:20 a.m., Thursday 8:30 a.m. - 9:20 a.m., or by appointment via email.
E: shu@wlu.ca
T: x2223


Monday, Wednesday and Friday 12:30 p.m. - 1:20 p.m. in N1044 (Science Building)

Lab Coordinator

Katie McGarry
Office: LH3074 (Lazaridis Hall)
E: cmcgarry@wlu.ca
T: x2146


No calculator is allowed.


Materials related to this course and the full course outline will be posted on the MA250 MyLearningSpace website. You are responsible for checking here on a regular basis for important announcements.


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

  • Labs (6 labs, with quizzes): 20%
  • Assignments (Four sets, submitted on Fridays: Jan. 18, Feb. 8, March 8 and March 29): 20%
  • Midterm Exam (In class, Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019): 25%
  • Final Exam (Cumulative, 2.5 hours, exact date, time and location to be announced): 35%

Students must achieve a score of at least 40% of the marks available on the final examination to be eligible to pass the course. 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 MA250 and is provided for the convenience of students.