A limited enrollment class designed specifically for students planning to take calculus but who need additional precalculus preparation. The course aims to build both the technical skills and the conceptual understanding needed to succeed in calculus, and gives previews of some selected topics from calculus. The course will emphasize links between the graphical, numeric, and algebraic viewpoints. A variety of approaches will be used to present the material, e.g., technology, group work, writing assignments. Prerequisite: 2 yrs high school algebra and geometry (or the equivalent). MUST BE TAKEN FOR A LETTER GRADE.
Course Attributes: FA NSM; AR NSM; AS NSM