Analytic Trigonometry

Universitat Politècnica de València

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Analytic Trigonometry

  • Host University

    Universitat Politècnica de València

  • Location

    Valencia, Spain

  • Area of Study

    Trigonometry

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    Prerequisite:
    MAC 1105

    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

    2
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    2
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    3
  • Overview

    Course Description:
    This course covers
    1. Trigonometric functions, inverse trigonometric functions and their graphs
    2. Analytic Trigonometry: Identities and conditional equations.
    3. Applications of Trigonometric Functions: Solution of triangles.
    4. Trigonometric form of complex numbers. DeMoivre´s theorem and nth roots.
    5. Polar Coordinates. Introduction to plane vectors.

    Your active participation is required. The instructor will recommend the previous reading of some sections to obtain the maximum profit of them. Also the student must develop a continuous homework to acquire the desired mathematical skills

    Objectives:
    The course is designed to a) enhance your ability to relate and deeply understand mathematical concepts and results and b) develop your ability to apply this knowledge in different fields of science and engineering through the resolution of different applied and
    extended problems.

    Evaluation:
    Participation 10%
    Homework 15%
    Projects 25%
    Exams: Two In-Class Exams (20% & 30% respectively) 35%

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

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ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.