Not too easy. Not too difficult.
Course Overview:
As a math major, this course sets up your understanding for the rest of the math courses to follow. It's not hard, especially if you've already taken calculus in high school.
Course highlights:
The big topics of calculus are covered in this course, mainly including differentiation, integration, optimization, etc.
Hours per week:
6-8 hours
Advice for students:
Take notes. Don't be afraid to ask questions in class. Always do the homework, and don't be afraid to go to office hours to receive extra help.
This class was tough.
Course Overview:
I would recommend this course if you're very good in math.
Course highlights:
I learned how to do proofs, the basics of trig, and how to do math without using a calculator.
Hours per week:
6-8 hours
Advice for students:
Study a lot. Do not miss class because you will miss a lot of you do. Write down every step and memorize equations.
This class was tough.
Course Overview:
If you like a challenge and love learning about how to apply math into your daily life, this course is definitely perfect. Areas that I learned how to apply it was into construction, finances, and calculating the outcome of different business choices.
Course highlights:
The highlight of this course was learning about the derivative. It was a long process because it started off with an informal definition that basically introduces and explains the purpose of the derivative. Then throughout the rest of the class we were able to see it transcend into it's modern use.
Hours per week:
6-8 hours
Advice for students:
In order to succeed in this class you definitely have to make sure to pay close attention and ask questions whenever you are confused. Every particle of knowledge matters, so be sure to take notes, study, and stay on top of homework. Do not allow yourself to forget anything because you will use what you learn each day in order to reach the end of the course.