**Class Periods:
10:00am - 10:50pm MWF, Grimsley 305, T LETEL 303 **

**Instructor: Mei Q. Chen**, **Office: Thompson Hall 230
**

**E-mail: chenm@citadel.edu, Phone: (843) 953-7882
(office)**

**URL: http://macs.citadel.edu/chenm/132.dir/17fal.dir/syl.html**

- Course Materials
Course outlines, Homework Assignments, Quizzes, Hour Exams |

The main objective of this course is to further
study the concepts and applications of calculus of functions in one variable. Students
will study techniques of integration, applications of integrals, sequences and
series of real numbers,

**Calculus,
8E - by James Stewart **

Chapter 6, 7, 8, 10 and 11.

The final grade for the course is based on collected homework assignments, quizzes, the Gateway Exam, four hour exams and one comprehensive final exam.

**(1) Homework Assignments – 13% **of the final
course grade.

- Exercises will be assigned
and collected for grading regularly.
Some of them are online homework. The handed-in homework is required
to be a piece of
**fine work**in the sense that it clearly states

(1) the problems, (2) your approaches, and (3) final results.

** Online
homework: **

** (i) use FireFox! (ii)**
**class** **code**: **citadel 02992238 **

** (iii)
****a**** quick start for students**** (iv) ****WebAssign**** help**

(Browser
** Mozilla
Firefox** gives better display for online homework.)

No late homework is accepted. At the end of the semester, I
will add two homework assignments (in average) to your homework total.

**(2)** **Quizzes
– 12% **of the final course grade.

One or two quizzes will be given each week. There will be no makeup for quiz. At the end of the semester, I will add two quizzes (in average) to your quiz total.

**(3) Hour exams - 45%** of the final course grade.

Four** **one-hour
exams are tentatively scheduled for (all are on Friday): **Sept 15, Oct
6, Oct 27, Nov 18**, respectively. Each exam
covers the material that will have been gone over in class since the previous
hour exam. Exams are designed to test your understanding of the mathematical
concepts and computational procedures, and your problem solving skills in
calculus.

**(4) Final exam - 20%** of the final course grade.

The final exam will be comprehensive and is scheduled at **1:00pm - 4:00pm on Thursday, Dec 7**.

**(5) Gateway Exam on Integration Techniques – 10% **of the final course grade

Click **here**
for details. Click
**here**
to see who have passed the gateway exam.

**(6)** **Problem of Week** - Two** **extra points will be added to the
final exam score for each correct answer.

Grades (overall average): **A =** 90% or higher, **B =** 80%
- 89%, **C
=** 70% - 79%,
**D =** 60%
- 69%, **F
=** 59% or lower

**Click
here to view our current grades**.

**Office
Hours**

**(1) Hours: 2:30pm - 3:30pm
MTWRF, Thompson 230 or by appointment **

**(2) Evening Study Period:
8:00pm - 9:30pm TR, Thompson 230**

(3) SI sessions: Tuesday: 6:30-8pm in Thompson 216, Tuesday & Thursday, 2-3pm, Thompson 315

**(4) Math Tutors at Math Lab: August 24
– December 12**

**Monday-Thursday
1pm-4pm,** Thompson Hall 107

**Sunday-Thursday
7pm-10pm****,** Thompson Hall 203

** Participation
Points Program**: You will earn 1 extra point to your homework total
for every visit with at least 30 minutes in the Math Lab working on your MATH
132 homework or review but not exceed 5 points a week. You must sign in and sign out at the
Math Lab on the sign-in sheet.

*Last updated: August 22,
2017*