MA 212 Calculus and Analytic Geometry III
S2QQ 2006 HI
Storey, J. K.
Ph.D. Mechanical EngineeringMinor MathMinor Spanish
4:30 - 7:15 PM
Textbook: Calculus - Larson, Hostetler and Edwards 8th edition ISBN 0-618-50298-x
Textbooks can be purchased though the MBS bookstore
Course Description: The algebra and calculus of vectors and vector functions, constant termed sequences and series, power series and convergence criteria. Prerequisite: MA211. 3:0:3
Educational Philosophy: Students should never be bound by the example problems found in a text book. The ability to solve real world problems comes from practice and familiarity. Homework assignments should be meaningful and instil greater confidence in the student's abilities. Lectures should clarify concepts and procedures.
Learning Outcomes: Core Learning Outcomes
Grading: Grading will be based on
A 90 to 100%
B 80 to 90%
C 70 to 80%
D 60 to 70%
F 0 to 59%
Late Submission of Course Materials: Only instructor approved submission of late work will be considered.
Course Topic/Dates/Assignments: The approximate outline of the course is as follows
Week 1 - Chapter 11
Week 2 - Chapter 12
Week 3 - Chapter 13
Week 4 - Chapter 13
Week 5 - Chapter 14
Week 6 - Chapter 14
Week 7 - Chapter 15
Week 8 - Chapter 15
Academic Honesty:Academic integrity is the foundation of the academic community. Because each student has the primary responsibility for being academically honest, students are advised to read and understand all sections of this policy relating to standards of conduct and academic life. Park University 2005-2006 Undergraduate Catalog Page 85-87
Plagiarism:Plagiarism involves the use of quotations without quotation marks, the use of quotations without indication of the source, the use of another's idea without acknowledging the source, the submission of a paper, laboratory report, project, or class assignment (any portion of such) prepared by another person, or incorrect paraphrasing. Park University 2005-2006 Undergraduate Catalog Page 85-87
Attendance Policy:Instructors are required to maintain attendance records and to report absences via the online attendance reporting system.
Park University 2005-2006 Undergraduate Catalog Page 89
Disability Guidelines:Park University is committed to meeting the needs of all students that meet the criteria for special assistance. These guidelines are designed to supply directions to students concerning the information necessary to accomplish this goal. It is Park University's policy to comply fully with federal and state law, including Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, regarding students with disabilities. In the case of any inconsistency between these guidelines and federal and/or state law, the provisions of the law will apply. Park University is committed to meeting the needs of all learners that meet the criteria for special assistance. These guidelines are designed to supply directions to learners concerning the information necessary to accomplish this goal. It is Park University's policy to comply fully with federal and state law, including Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the American with Disabilities Act of 1990, regarding learners with disabilities and, to the extent of any inconsistency between these guidelines and federal and/or state law, the provisions of the law will apply. Additional information concerning Park University's policies and procedures related to disability can be found on the Park University web page: http://www.park.edu/disability .