92.138 Calculus for the Life Sciences I

Calculus for the Life Sciences I

Course Details
Min Credits 4
Max Credits 4
Course ID 38099
Status Active

This is a single variable calculus course with applications to the life sciences. Review of basic algebra, functions and graphs. The Derivative: Basic definition, formulas and methods. Applications of differentiation, including curve sketching and maximum-minimum problems. Study of exponential and logarithmic functions motivated by growth, decay and logistic modes. Introduction to integration, techniques, applications and the fundamental theorem. Approximation methods.

Pre/Co-Requisites: Pre-Req: Biology majors