UMHS Calculus, v1UMHS COURSE SYLLABUS 1.0 Carnegie UnitÂ 

Instructor Information: 

Instructor Name: Mr. Stephen Adams In addition to teaching online, I am a full time math teacher at Pontotoc High School where I teach Statistics, Trigonometry, PreCalculus, and ACT Prep. 

Contact Information: 

If you have questions concerning the content of the course, you may contact the instructor directly using the email link in the "Communications & Tools" tab. NOTE: Whenever sending an email, please be sure to indicate your Course title and number in the subject line (ie, AP Art History).


Course Description 

This course is comprised of both precalculus topics and Calculus I topics. The precalculus topics are integrated throughout the course text according to function type in order to better facilitate the transition to higher order concepts. Prerequisites: Two years of high school mathematics beyond plane geometry, including trigonometry. 

Textbook Information: 

Calculus I with Precalculus: A OneYear Course (High School Edition), 3rd Edition by Larson, Ron  2012 ISBN 10: 1111576793; ISBN 13: 9781111576790 Be sure you get this exact textbook, which will have a code for CourseMate. This is an online video and practice site which will give you access to more information. This course has been designed for use with the 3rd edition of the text. If you choose to use the earlier edition of the text you must be aware of the following: Both editions are very similar and contain all chapters and sections covered in this course. The earlier edition does not contain certain revisions and supplementary exercises. The earlier edition does not correlate with the suggested homework assignments. It is the student's responsibility to order his or her textbook. Online textbook retailers such as Amazon.com, ABEbooks.com, or Half.com usually provide used textbooks at economical prices. You must make sure you are ordering the exact book required in this syllabus. 

Course Objectives: 

Click this Course Standards link for a full list of the standards covered in this course. 

Course Outline: 

Chapters 
LESSON 
Reading Assignments 
Due for Grades 


0 
Prerequisite 
Lesson Presentations 
Lesson Quiz 

1 
Functions and Their Graphs 
Chapter 1 
Lesson Quizzes and Chapter 1 Test 

2 
Polynomial and Rational Functions 
Chapter 2 
Lesson Quizzes and Chapter 2 Test 

3 
Limits and Their Properties 
Chapter 3 
Lesson Quizzes and Chapter 3 Test 

4 
Differentiation 
Chapter 4 
Lesson Quizzes and Chapter 4 Test 

5 
Applications of Differentiation 
Chapter 5 
Lesson Quizzes and Chapter 5 Test 

6 
Integration 
Chapter 6 
Lesson Quizzes and Chapter 6 Test 

7 
Exponential and Logarithmic Functions 
Chapter 7 
Lesson Quizzes and Chapter 7 Test 

8 
Exponential and Logarithmic Functions and Calculus 
Chapter 8 
Lesson Quizzes and Chapter 8 Test 

9 
Trigonometric Functions 
Chapter 9 
Lesson Quizzes and Chapter 9 Test 

11 
Trigonometric Functions and Calculus 
Chapter 11 
Lesson Quizzes and Chapter 11 Test 

Final Exam 
Cumulative Exam 
Chapter 011 
Final Exam 

Grading: 

GRADING SCALE
GRADING INFORMATION: The grading format is as follows: The grading in this course is comprised of three elements: quizzes, chapter tests, and a cumulative final exam.
