Syllabus - MAC 2233 CALCULUS FOR BUSINESS AND SOCIAL...

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Unformatted text preview: MAC 2233 CALCULUS FOR BUSINESS AND SOCIAL SCIENCE COURSE SYLLABUS ONLINE COURSE (Summer 2010) Instructor Information: Name: Joel M. Berman Engagement Hours, Held in 7-142B Office: East Campus 7-142B Times I am available to help you! Phone: 407-299-5000 x-2130 Monday 12pm-2:00pm E-mail: jberman@atlas.valenciacc.edu Tuesday 8:30am-9:30am, 1:30pm-3:00pm Website: http://faculty.valenciacc.edu/jberman Wednesday 12pm-2:00pm Math Dept. Office: East 7-142 Thursday 8:30am-9:30am, 1:30pm-3:00pm Phone:407-299-5000 x-2366 Friday 9:00am-10:00am COURSE INFORMATION CATALOG DESCRIPTION: MAC 2233 CALCULUS FOR BUSINESS AND SOCIAL SCIENCE: 3 credits (4 contact hours) Prerequisite: MAC 1105 with C or better. Introduction to calculus with applications to business and social science. Topics include differentiation and integration of algebraic, exponential and logarithmic functions, rates of change, curve sketching, applications of the derivative and integration. CLAST COMPETENCIES/COMPETENCIES OF A VALENCIA GRADUATE: This course reinforces many of the arithmetic and algebra CLAST competencies. Valencia faculty have defined four interrelated competencies (Think, Value, Communicate, Act) that prepare students to succeed in the world community. These competencies are outlined in the College catalog. In this course, through classroom lecture and discussion, group work, and other learning activities, you will further develop your mastery of these core competencies. CLAST Competencies: 1. Mathematics skills (arithmetic and algebra skills) 2. Reading skills (literal and critical comprehension skills) 3. English language skills (word choice and grammar, spelling, capitalization, and punctuation skills) REQUIRED MATERIALS: Text: Calculus for Business, Economics, and the Social and Life Sciences, 10 th edition, Brief Edition by Hoffman and Bradley; packaged with access to MathZone. You should be able to purchase the bundle at the East Campus Bookstore. Please note that if you purchase a used book, you may need to purchase access (about $50) to MathZone through the website (http://mathzone.com/). Calculator: TI-84 or other graphing calculator required for this course. Graphing calculators that perform symbolic manipulations, such as the TI-89, TI-92, TI-Voyage or TI-Nspire, may not be used on exams. TEXTBOOK MATERIAL: This course will cover material from sections 1.1-1.6, 2.1-2.5, 3.1-3.5, 4.1-4.4, 5.1-5.4 COURSE WEBSITES: Content Management is through Blackboard Learning System on Valencias server. The site is http://online.valenciacc.edu . You will be able to access the materials in Blackboard Learning System (Blackboard) by the beginning of the semester. Login name and password are the same as for your ATLAS account. Within Blackboard, you will find video presentations for the current course topics. You will also find downloadable and printable notes, based on the previous text I used , for the various topics that we will be studying. Also, you will find a course calendar, , for the various topics that we will be studying....
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This note was uploaded on 02/04/2011 for the course MAC 2233 taught by Professor Berman during the Summer '10 term at Valencia.

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