This class was tough.
Course Overview:
This class at a college level is definitely do-able if you have a strong background in Algebra, Pre-Calculus, and Calculus concepts. You must be willing to put forth its deserved time into the homework and fairy prepare yourself for tough exams.
Course highlights:
As this course presented a challenge for me with a tough professor, I was bluntly shown what I don't know. No matter how quickly you can do calculations in your head or how great you and math get along, it takes humbling yourself to know that there are concepts you aren't too strong regarding. The highlight of this course was going back and relearning ideas in order to optimize my performance. I have never before put so much effort into a class.
Hours per week:
9-11 hours
Advice for students:
YouTube videos and applying them in my homework is the major factor which enabled be to succeed in Calculus 1. Do extra problems. Study with a partner if you find it beneficial.
Not too easy. Not too difficult.
Course Overview:
It's a great course for engineers, and covers all the important Calc 1 topics in a very comprehensive way. The Professor is really knowledgeable, and really cares about her students.
Course highlights:
I really got a better and deeper understanding of calculus from this course, and how I'll need it for the future in my major.
Hours per week:
6-8 hours
Advice for students:
Don't be afraid to ask questions. Seriously. There is a lot of tough material, but the teacher and other students want you to succeed. Don't be afraid to put in the work.
Not too easy. Not too difficult.
Course Overview:
I would recommend this course because calculus 1 is an extremely important course for anyone that is trying to be a serious engineer.
Course highlights:
The power of integration and differentiation is arguably the most prominent mathematical concept that is most commonly applied to the real world.
Hours per week:
3-5 hours
Advice for students:
Do your homework and check the answers.