This class was tough.
Course Overview:
If you want to major in Engineering, this is your foundation. You need to have a good grasp of math in order to tackle engineering courses in general. Prof Debrecht is best in NVCC Loudoun campus.
Course highlights:
The highlight of the Cal173 in differentiation and integration. I have not been exposed to them for a long time, and they are quite tricky.
Hours per week:
12+ hours
Advice for students:
You need to work on your pre calc knowledge. You need it a lot in Calc
This class was tough.
Course Overview:
Dr. Herning is a fantastic professor who explains the theorems behind hard calculus concepts before showing examples on the board.
Course highlights:
We were taught how to learn math conceptually.
Hours per week:
12+ hours
Advice for students:
Do the homework and read before!
Not too easy. Not too difficult.
Course Overview:
He is straight to the point. Don't be intimidated to ask him questions. A friend said she thought he was mad when he had to answer a question. Please don't think that. He takes your question seriously and wants to make sure you understand the content.
Course highlights:
The quizzes weren't overwhelming and they came from the homework. He was willing to give students the chance to earn extra credit during class.
Hours per week:
6-8 hours
Advice for students:
Do the homework. He only assigns odd problems so that you can look in the back of the book to check your answers. And he will notice if you don't do the homework