Fall 2017 Calculus I (Honors) Math 1220
*Instructor : Niloufer Mackey   (nil.mackey AT wmich DOT edu)
*Office:   6618 Everett.   Phone:  269-387-4594 

*Office Hrs: MF: 10 - 11 a.m.   W: 2 - 4 p.m.   If you cannot make it to any of my scheduled office hours, you may also see me by appointment. Note that right before class is definitely not a good time to see me.

*Class Time: MTRF 1 - 1:50 p.m., Rood 3307.

*Prerequisite: Satisfactory score on an appropriate placement exam (ACT, SAT, WMU math placement exam) or the completion of Math 1180 (or an equivalent college level precalculus course) with a grade of C or better.

*Text:  Thomas' Calculus: Early Transcendentals, by Thomas, Weir, Hass. 13th edition. Addison Wesley. Please bring this text with you to every class.

*Software (Required): ALEKS Prep for Calculus, ISBN: 0077212010. We will be using the ALEKS online computer system in the first weeks of the semester. In order to use ALEKS, you must purchase an access code online (cheaper) or through the bookstore. http://www.wmich.edu/arts-sciences/technology/lab-hours.

*Class Policies

*Resources to make use of on a regular basis:

*Homework & Boardwork

*How To Stay On Course

*Tutorial on The Exponential Function. Read it with care, learn it perfectly.

*The Fundamental Theorem of Calculus: Learn this perfectly! 

*Which of these integrals can be done by the substitution method?:  

*Final Exam: Tues Dec 12, 12:30 to 2:30 p.m., Rood 3307.

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