Calculus is that part of mathematics that can explain almost everything about the real world. Calculus has its roles in biological, physical and social sciences. If you are unable to understand even the basics of calculus, need not worry. The Ohio State University has brought an online course for calculus named as 'Calculus One'.
The course will start on October 31 on coursera.
About the Course:
This course is for those who want a clear understanding of calculus and do not know much about the subject. Even those who are reading the subject for the first time can enroll in this course. The course does not limit itself to the classroom and white board but talks about the real life examples of the application of calculus.
The course has got 4.8 out of 5 of 2,984 ratings.
What will one learn in the Calculus One course?
Given are the topics which will be taught during the course. Each topic will be covered a week's time. The course is of 16 weeks duration.
- Welcome to Calculus One
- Functions and Limits
- The End of Limits
- The Beginning of Derivatives
- Techniques of Differentiation
- Chain Rule
- Derivative of Transcendental (Trigonometric) Functions
- Derivatives in the Real World
- Linear Approximation
- Fundamental Theorem of Calculus
- Substitution Rule
- Techniques of Integration
- Application of Integration
Each chapter has videos, readings, quizzes and projects.
The course is free of cost.
About the Ohio State University:
The Ohio State University is one of the largest universities in the United States. It's also home to a diverse group of the best and brightest people in the world: dedicated faculty, passionate students, and innovative researchers who make Ohio State one of the world's truly great universities.