Lectures: MTWR 9:30AM – 12:10PM --- Bolin Hall 312
Course Subjects: Elementary transcendental functions, techniques of integration, sequences, series, Taylor’s formula, conic sections, parameterized curves, and polar coordinates.
Text: Calculus Early Transcendental Functions, by Larson and Edwards.
Calculator: A graphing calculator is required.
Course Evaluation: Suggested homework problems will be assigned but not graded. Instead, the material in the homework will be evaluated by a variety of methods: announced/pop/take-home quizzes, short student presentations (board work), and student participation in small groups. The quizzes/presentations/group work will count as 16% of the final grade. Also, there will also be four (one hour) In-class Exams which will each count as 16% of the final grade. Finally, there will be a cumulative Final Exam which will count as 20% of the final grade.
Test Dates: Please note that the following test dates are tentative and may be changed (except for the scheduled date of the final). Any change will be announced in a timely manner.
Exam I --- Tuesday, July 16
Exam II --- Tuesday, July 23
Exam III --- Tuesday, July 30
Exam IV --- Monday, August 5
Final Exam --- Thursday, August 8
Make-ups for exams and quizzes will only be allowed for a university approved excuse in writing. Wherever possible, students should inform the instructor before an exam or quiz is missed.
Letter Grades: The final letter grades will be determined by the following scale:
A --- 90% and above
B --- 80% - 89%
C --- 70% - 79%
D --- 60% - 69%
F --- 59% and below
Students with Disabilities: Students with disabilities need to contact the Disability Support Services Office at (940) 397-4140 or in the Clark Student Center, Room 168. For the telecommunication device for the deaf, call (940) 397-4515.
MSU Student Handbook and Activities Calendar: Students should refer to the current MSU Student Handbook and Activities Calendar for university policies on Academic Dishonesty, Attendance, Student Rights and Activities.