Principles of Mathematics

Mahidol University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Principles of Mathematics

  • Host University

    Mahidol University

  • Location

    Bangkok, Thailand

  • Area of Study

    Mathematics

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    Placement Test or ICNS 100

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • Host University Units

    4
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4
  • Overview

    Course Description:

    Functions, limits and continuity, derivatives, techniques of differentiation and applications, antiderivatives, definite integrals and area.

    Course Objectives:

    The objective of the course is to introduce students to the single variable calculus. Students will learn limits, continuity, differentiation, an introduction to the Riemann integral, and the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus. They are expected to apply these topics to a rate of change, local linear approximation, related rates, curve sketching and area between curves. Another objective is to prepare students for higher level education in mathematics.

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