Victoria University of Wellington
Wellington, New Zealand
Area of Study
Taught In English
Course Level Recommendations
ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.
Recommended U.S. Semester Credits3 - 4
Recommended U.S. Quarter Units4 - 6
Hours & Credits
Further topics in differential and integral calculus: the Riemann integral, techniques of integration, l'Hopital's Rule, differential equations, Taylor polynomials, implicit, parametric and polar representation of curves, and functions of two variables and their properties.
Limits and a brief review of differentiation. Integration: definition, properties, the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus. Methods of integration, applications, improper integrals. Differential equations; sequences & series; polar coordinates; functions of 2 variables.
Course learning objectives
Students who pass this course will be able to:
- To learn, understand and put into practice methods of calculus.
- To set out clear, logical mathematical arguments.
- To develop skills in modeling and solving real world problems using calculus.
- To consolidate and develop skills in algebraic and symbolic manipulation.
- Introduction to the Maple computer algebra system.
Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.
Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.
Some courses may require additional fees.
Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.
Please reference fall and spring course lists as not all courses are taught during both semesters.
Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations
Please note that some courses with locals have recommended prerequisite courses. It is the student's responsibility to consult any recommended prerequisites prior to enrolling in their course.