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Calculus A

Grade:  11, 12
Year Credits: 5
Prerequisite: Pre-Calculus with Trigonometry
Graduation Requirement:  Mathematics

Calculus is designed for junior and senior students. Enrollment in calculus is predicated on student’s prior knowledge in pre-calculus with trigonometry. Students in this course will have regular opportunities to use a graphing calculator to explore higher-level concepts.

In this course student will focus on the topics of differential and integral calculus. Emphasis is placed on limits, continuity, derivatives and integrals of functions of one variable. Applications of calculus-based concepts will be applied to the natural and social sciences and the business world. Familiarity with taught concepts is germane for student’s intending to study a wide range of topics in college.