Spring 2022 - MATH 155 D200
Calculus II for the Biological Sciences (3)
Class Number: 6519
Delivery Method: In Person
Course Times + Location:
Mo, We, Fr 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
SRYC 5280, Surrey
Exam Times + Location:
Apr 25, 2022
3:30 PM – 6:30 PM
SRYC 2600, Surrey
Instructor:Roghayeh Ebrahim Nataj
Prerequisites:MATH 150, 151 or 154, with a minimum grade of C-; 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
- Quizzes (best 9 out of 10) 10%
- Online Questions 10%
- Midterm 1 15%
- Midterm 2 15%
- Final Exam 50%
THE INSTRUCTOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO CHANGE ANY OF THE ABOVE INFORMATION.
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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