Calculus I

Calculus I

4 Credits

This course will cover limits, theory, and application of the derivative; introduction to integration. After completing this course, the student will be able to: Evaluate limits and explain the relationship between continuity, limits, and derivatives; Use the definition of a derivative and the product, quotient, and chain rules to find derivatives; Use the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus and the substitution rule to compute integrals; Solve applied problems by setting up and evaluating derivatives and integrals.

Course Information

Delivery Method
Completion of a college-level precalculus mathematics course with a C or better or the equivalent, or completion of U3600-109 Algebra for Calculus or similar college algebra course and a trigonometry course with a C or better or the equivalent, or four-years of above-average work in college-prep mathematics, including one semester of trigonometry.
Course Level
Time to Complete
Up to 6 months from registration date

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Course Tuition $ 1308
Administrative Fee $ 75
Total Tuition and Fees $ 1383*

* Total does not include the cost of course materials. Please refer to our Tuition and Fees page for more information.

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