Calculus III - MTH 265 at Patrick & Henry Community College

Effective: 2017-08-01

Course Description

Focuses on extending the concepts of function, limit, continuity, derivative, integral and vector from the plane to the three dimensional space. Covers topics including vector functions, multivariate functions, partial derivatives, multiple integrals and an introduction to vector calculus. Features instruction for mathematical, physical and engineering science programs.
Lecture 4 hours. Total 4 hours per week.
4 credits

The course outline below was developed as part of a statewide standardization process.

General Course Purpose

The general purpose of this third course in a three course sequence is to prepare students for further study in mathematics, engineering and science programs by providing the necessary competencies in calculus concepts in the three dimensional space.

Course Prerequisites/Corequisites

Prerequisite: Completion of MTH 264: Calculus II or equivalent with a grade of C or better

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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