SRJC Course Outlines

10/27/2020 8:48:31 AMMATH 1C Course Outline as of Fall 2021

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CATALOG INFORMATION

Discipline and Nbr:  MATH 1CTitle:  CALCULUS 3  
Full Title:  Calculus, Third Course
Last Reviewed:9/14/2020

UnitsCourse Hours per Week Nbr of WeeksCourse Hours Total
Maximum4.00Lecture Scheduled4.0017.5 max.Lecture Scheduled70.00
Minimum4.00Lab Scheduled08 min.Lab Scheduled0
 Contact DHR0 Contact DHR0
 Contact Total4.00 Contact Total70.00
 
 Non-contact DHR0 Non-contact DHR Total0

 Total Out of Class Hours:  140.00Total Student Learning Hours: 210.00 

Title 5 Category:  AA Degree Applicable
Grading:  Grade Only
Repeatability:  00 - Two Repeats if Grade was D, F, NC, or NP
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Catalog Description:
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Multivariable calculus including partial differentiation and multiple integration, vector analysis including vector fields, line integrals, surface integrals, and the theorems of Green, Gauss and Stokes.

Prerequisites/Corequisites:
Course Completion of MATH 1B


Recommended Preparation:

Limits on Enrollment:

Schedule of Classes Information
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Multivariable calculus including partial differentiation and multiple integration, vector analysis including vector fields, line integrals, surface integrals, and the theorems of Green, Gauss and Stokes.
(Grade Only)

Prerequisites:Course Completion of MATH 1B
Recommended:
Limits on Enrollment:
Transfer Credit:CSU;UC.
Repeatability:00 - Two Repeats if Grade was D, F, NC, or NP

ARTICULATION, MAJOR, and CERTIFICATION INFORMATION

Associate Degree:Effective:Fall 2010
Inactive: 
 Area:B
MC
Communication and Analytical Thinking
Math Competency
 
CSU GE:Transfer Area Effective:Inactive:
 
IGETC:Transfer Area Effective:Inactive:
 
CSU Transfer:TransferableEffective:Fall 2010Inactive:
 
UC Transfer:TransferableEffective:Fall 2010Inactive:
 
C-ID:

Certificate/Major Applicable: Major Applicable Course



COURSE CONTENT

Student Learning Outcomes:
Upon completion of the course, students will be able to:
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1. State and apply basic definitions, properties and theorems of multivariable calculus.
2. Compute and apply derivatives and multiple integrals of functions of two or more variables.
3. Compute and apply vector fields, line integrals, and surface integrals.
4. Use technology to analyze multivariable functions.
 

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Students will be able to:
1.   Interpret graphs in rectangular, cylindrical and spherical coordinate systems.
2.   Determine a limit of a multivariable function at a point.
3.   Determine whether or not a multivariable function is continuous at a point.
4.   Determine the differentiability of a multivariable function at a point.
5.   Compute partial derivatives including higher order derivatives, directional derivatives and gradients of functions of two or more variables.
6.   Find tangent planes to surfaces.
7.   Find extrema and saddle points of two-variable functions using the second derivative test.
8.   Find extrema of constrained multivariable functions using the closed bounded set method and Lagrange multipliers.
9.   Apply chain rules to multivariable and vector functions.
10. Compute double integrals in rectangular and polar coordinate systems.
11. Compute triple integrals in rectangular, cylindrical, and spherical coordinate systems.
12. Apply multiple integration to find area, surface area, volume, mass, center of mass and moments of inertia.
13. Evaluate integrals using change of variables.
14. Compute line integrals and surface integrals of scalar functions and over vector fields.
15. Apply independence of path, Green's Theorem, Gauss' Theorem (Divergence Theorem), and Stokes' Theorem.
16. Use a Computer Algebra System (CAS) to solve problems in multivariable calculus.
17. Use computer graphing technology to plot graphs relevant to multivariable calculus.

Topics and Scope
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I. Functions of Several Variables
    A. Surfaces, level curves, contour maps
    B. Introduction to cylindrical and spherical coordinates
    C. Limits and continuity
    D. Partial derivatives
    E. Chain rules
    F. Directional derivatives and gradients
    G. Tangent planes and differentiability
    H. Local and absolute extrema of two-variable functions
         1. Second derivative test
         2. Closed bounded set method
         3. Lagrange multipliers
 
II. Multiple Integration
    A. Double integrals over general regions
         1. Rectangular coordinates
         2. Polar coordinates
    B. Triple integrals over general regions
         1. Rectangular coordinates
         2. Cylindrical coordinates
         3. Spherical coordinates
    C. Applications
         1. Area in plane
         2. Surface area
         3. Volume
         4. Mass
         5. Center of mass and moments of inertia
    D. Change of variables
 
III. Vector Analysis
    A. Vector fields, potential functions, gradient fields
    B. Curl and divergence
    C. Line integrals of scalar functions and over vector fields
    D. Conservative vector fields, independence of path and the Fundamental Theorem of Line Integrals
    E. Surface Integrals of scalar functions and over vector fields
    F. Applications of line and surface integrals
         1. Work
         2. Circulation
         3. Flux
         4. Surface area
    G. Green's Theorem, Stokes' Theorem and Gauss' Theorem (Divergence Theorem)
 
IV. Technology
    A. Solving problems in multivariable calculus with a CAS.
    B. Producing plots relevant to multivariable calculus using computer graphing technology.

Assignments:
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1. Daily reading outside of class (20-50 pages per week)
2. Problem set assignments from required text(s) or supplementary materials chosen by the instructor (1-6 per week)
3. Quizzes (0-4 per week)
4. Exams (2-7 per term)
5. Final Exam
6. Projects (for example, computer explorations or modeling activities, 0-10 per term)

Methods of Evaluation/Basis of Grade.
Writing: Assessment tools that demonstrate writing skill and/or require students to select, organize and explain ideas in writing.Writing
0 - 0%
None
This is a degree applicable course but assessment tools based on writing are not included because problem solving assessments are more appropriate for this course.
Problem solving: Assessment tools, other than exams, that demonstrate competence in computational or non-computational problem solving skills.Problem Solving
5 - 20%
Problem set assigments
Skill Demonstrations: All skill-based and physical demonstrations used for assessment purposes including skill performance exams.Skill Demonstrations
0 - 0%
None
Exams: All forms of formal testing, other than skill performance exams.Exams
70 - 95%
Quizzes, exams, final exam
Other: Includes any assessment tools that do not logically fit into the above categories.Other Category
0 - 10%
Projects


Representative Textbooks and Materials:
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Calculus: Early Transcendentals. 8th ed. Stewart, James. Cengage Learning. 2016 (classic)

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