Spring 2007 Math 2654 Section 1: Calculus III
MWF 12:20 - 01:15 pm, R 12:30 - 01:20 pm at Boyd 301
Instructor: Dr. Van Minh Nguyen
Office: Boyd 319
Phone: 678-839-4130; Fax: 678-839-6490
Office Hours: MWF: 9-10 am, 11:15 am-12:15pm; M: 2:30-4:00 pm; R: 10:00 am-12:30 pm; or by appointment.
Hours Credit: 4 hours
Prerequisites: MATH 2644 with a grade of C or higher
Textbook: ÒMultivariable Calculus - Early TranscendentalsÓ, 5th Edition. James Stewart.
Description: This is a continuation of MATH 2644. Topics include functions of two, three, and more variables, multiple integrals, and topics in vector calculus.
This course covers: Chap. 12: Sect. 1-7; Chap. 13: Sect.1- 4; Chap. 14: Sect. 1-8; Chap.15: Sect. 1-9; Chap. 16: Sect. 1-9.
Learning Outcomes: The student will be able to:
Calculators: You are not allowed to use ÒadvancedÓ calculators such as TI-84 or better in your tests or final exam.
Grading Procedure :
Tests (300 points): There will be three 55-minute tests, each worth 100 points.
Quizzes (100 points): There will be approximately 14 short quizzes. The best 10 quizzes will count. Each quiz is worth 10 points.
Final Exam (200 points): There will be a comprehensive final exam, worth 200 points.
Extra Credits: are given to those students who actively participate in discussion and in solving problems.
For your grade in the course, the following grading scale will be used:
á 540-600 points earns a grade of A
á 480-539 points earns a grade of B
á 420-479 points earns a grade of C
á 360-419 points earns a grade of D
á below 360 points earns a grade of F
Test and Quiz Policy: No make-up tests or quizzes will be given. Missed quizzes and tests get a grade of 0.
Homework: Homework will be assigned during each class meeting or on the web page of this course. It is to be completed by the next class meeting. It is ESSENTIAL to your success in the course that you do the homework regularly, and on time. Part of each homework assignment is to read the corresponding material in the text.
Attendance Policy: Students are expected to attend every class. If a class is missed, the student is responsible for all material, assignments and announcements.
Attendance: 8 absences lead to WF.
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