Summer 2020 - MATH 155 D100
Calculus II for the Biological Sciences (3)
Class Number: 1269
Delivery Method: In Person
Course Times + Location:
Mo, We, Fr 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
Exam Times + Location:
Aug 12, 2020
3:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Prerequisites:MATH 150, 151 or 154; or MATH 157 with a grade of at least B.
Designed for students specializing in the biological and medical sciences. Topics include: the integral, partial derivatives, differential equations, linear systems, and their applications; mathematical models of biological processes. Students with credit for MATH 152 or 158 may not take this course for further credit. Quantitative.
- Areas and volumes
- The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus
- Definite integral applications
- Techniques of integration
- Definite and indefinite integrals
- Applications of Integration
- Differential equations
- Infinite series, improper integrals, and Taylor series
- Linear algebra and applications
- Partial derivatives
- Applying qualitative analysis to biological models
- Instructor Questions (best 9 out of 10) 10%
- Online Questions 10%
- Midterm 1 15%
- Midterm 2 15%
- Final Exam 50%
MATERIALS + SUPPLIES:
Course Notes: Integral Calculus with Applications for the Life Sciences by Leah Edelstein-Keshet available as a downloadable version from the Canvas MATH 155 course container in full format or section by section. If a student is enrolled in the course, this Canvas MATH 155 course container opens at the start of the term and can be accessed through https://canvas.sfu.ca/.
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