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MATH 160 - Calculus for Physical Scientists I (GT-MA1)

  • 4 credits

Limits, continuity, differentiation, and integration of elementary functions with applications; conic sections.

The course emphasizes a multi-representational approach to calculus, with concepts, results, and problems being expressed graphically, numerically, analytically, and verbally. Connections among representations are also emphasized.


MATH 124 (Logarithmic and Exponential Functions (GT-MA1 B grade or better.); MATH 126 (Analytic Trigonometry (GT-MA1 B grade or better.); Credit allowed for only one of the following courses: MATH 141, MATH 155, or MATH 160.; Must register for lecture and laboratory.

Important Information

Prerequisites will be strictly enforced. Degree-seeking students: Course registration eligibility is determined based on official transcripts you submit during the admissions process. Nondegree-seeking students: To receive approval to complete this course (1) email unofficial transcripts to Steve Benoit (in your email, state that you are submitting transcripts to determine math placement), or (2) complete the Math Placement Tool.