Calculus for Busn. & Social Science


Course Overview

Course Code: MATH-246

Department: Mathematics

Credit Hours: 4.00

Illinois Articulation Initiative Number: IAI M1 900-B

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This calculus course is designed specifically for students in business and the social sciences and does not count toward a major or minor in mathematics. It emphasizes applications of the basic concepts of calculus rather than proofs. Topics must include limits; techniques of differentiation applied to polynomial, rational, exponential, and logarithmic functions; partial derivatives and applications; maxima and minima of functions; and elementary techniques of integration including substitution and integration by parts. Business and social science applications are stressed throughout the course. Prerequisite: Math placement at MATH 246; or the completion of MATH 134 with a grade of C or better. Refer to placement chart in college catalog for detailed information.

Course Schedule

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Term: Fall 2022

Section Name: MATH-246-MC01D

Location: Main Campus

Available Seats: 25

Faculty Name: J. Palm

Min Credits: 4.00

Comments: Students will complete PROCTORED exams during the semester. In order to complete these exams, students must have access to a laptop with a camera or have a webcam to use with their laptop. Instructors at Kaskaskia College are using different proctoring tools for assessment. Some tools may not be available using a Chromebook. Also, students must log into the class and complete assignments during the first 4 days of the semester. For more information, contact instructor at wwatkins@kaskaskia.edu

Term: Spring 2023

Section Name: MATH-246-OP01D

Location: Online

Available Seats: 22

Faculty Name: J. Palm

Min Credits: 4.00

Comments: Students are REQUIRED to meet for a proctored midterm exam and final exam on the Main Campus, KC Education Centers, or an approved testing location. Students must log into the class and complete assignments during the first 4 days of the semester.

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