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    • Profile picture
    May 18, 2017
    | Would highly recommend.

    Not too easy. Not too difficult.

    Course Overview:

    The Business Calculus class offers an engaging atmosphere where you learn more about real-world scenarios that are applied with calculus. Since it is Business Calculus, it will help you understand the different calculations used to determine prices, etc.

    Course highlights:

    During the course, the material was readily prepared by the professor, in which the professor was about to maintain an engaging atmosphere by asking questions and making the course more interactive. If material was not understood fellow students, along with the professor helped everyone comprehend the subject.

    Hours per week:

    9-11 hours

    Advice for students:

    To succeed in MTH 217, take studious notes and utilize the resources available. The professor is there to help you understand, so do not be afraid to ask questions. Along with this, talk with fellow classmates about certain material because it will make studying for exams easier.

    • Fall 2016
    • Pin-Hung Kao
    • Yes
    • Always Do the Reading Many Small Assignments Great Discussions
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    Jan 09, 2017
    | Would highly recommend.

    Not too easy. Not too difficult.

    Course Overview:

    Yes, this course was laced with it's fair share of difficulty. And yes, I've had AP Calculus in high school. However, I feel like Professor Kao taught the material very well and went through the examples thoroughly. He was willing to modify his teaching style and write out the notes and examples on the whiteboard instead of using slideshows to teach the material. One of the things he often said was that he's there for us to understand and not to make us fail because of a severely difficult test. He chose questions that covered the material but that were fair for all levels of experience with calculus.

    Course highlights:

    There were few things in this course I had not previously learned in high school. One aspect we touched a lot more on were different cost functions and other functions such as annuities and pension plans. With each new topic, we revisited these things and applied derivatives and integrations to them which helped to remember the original examples when exams came. We went more in depth with derivatives and integrations to learn about multi-variable functions and he made sure the material was understood with the little time we had for the section.

    Hours per week:

    3-5 hours

    Advice for students:

    Study a lot if you haven't taken calculus or if math does not come easy to you. It requires a lot of work but when you figure out how to do it, you feel good about yourself and you can apply that knowledge to other sections of the class. Keep up on homework because it matters to earn a good grade and it makes recollection easier on exams.

    • Fall 2016
    • Pin-Hung Kao
    • Yes
    • Math-heavy Background Knowledge Expected Many Small Assignments

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