MATH 265

multivariable Calculus

Take the tools of calculus, differentiation and integration, and learn to apply them to functions of several variables and vector-valued functions.

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Minimum grade of C- in MATH 166 or MATH 166H


Thomas' Calculus, Early Transcendentals, 12th Edition, by George Thomas, Jr., Maurice D. Weir and Joel Hass. The course will cover chapters 12-16.


This course complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act and Sect 504 of the Rehabilitation Act. If you have a disability and anticipate needing accommodations in this course, please read the Math Student Disability Accommodation Policy and contact your primary instructor as soon as you become aware of your need (even if you have not yet obtained all the documentation). Requests for accommodations that are retroactive to contacting your primary instructor will not be honored.

You will need to obtain a SAN form with recommendations for accommodations from the Student Accessibility Services, located in Room 1076 on the main floor of the Student Services Building. Please call them at 515-294-7220 or email