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Online Calculus Preparation
This is the old registration page for the Online Calculus Preparation course. The next course starts on July 2nd, 2018. The registration process has changed since 2018: All students enrolled in one of the (pre)masters at TU/e will receive an invitation to join this course automatically by the end of June. If you did not receive an email by July 1st, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Course topics (tentative):Week 1: linear equations and inequalities
Week 2: polynomials, rational functions, inverse functions
Week 3: trigonometric functions and their inverse functions
Week 4: limits of functions, continuity
Week 5: tangent lines, derivatives, the product and quotient rules, the chain rule, derivatives of trigonometric functions
Week 6: derivatives of exponential and logarithmic functions, implicit differentiation, maximum and minimum values, concavity and the second derivative test
Week 7: integration, antiderivatives, area, the Fundamental Theorem of Calculus
Frequently asked questions:Q: Is this course mandatory?
A: No, you don't have to take it. However, it is strongly recommended if you haven't had any mathematics courses recently.
Q: Do I have to pay a fee to participate in this course?
Q: I am on a holiday during part of the course. Is that a problem?
Q: Do I need to purchase a book?
Q: Are there some lectures that I have to attend in Eindhoven?
Q: If I can do everything in my own time, at my own speed, then why is there a weekly schedule?
Q: If I complete this online course successfully, do I still need to take a calculus course in Eindhoven?