Course Description

This course is designed to prepare students for undergraduate calculus courses. As a Math 31 equivalency, this course covers topics of calculus as well as essential precalculus topics, including: review of functions, review of algebra, limits and continuity, differentiation, applications of differentiation, integration, and applications of integration.

Course Details

Course Learning Outcomes

By completion of this course, successful students will be able to:

  • Develop a strategic overview of a mathematical problem and use problems solving skills to analyze the problem
  • Use calculus to model some real world problems mathematically and interpret solutions as well as communicate results to a general audience
  • Observe that there are several useful techniques to tackle a given mathematical problem: graphically, algebraically or numerically, then decide the most useful or most appropriate technique for solving the problem
  • Determine if using technology tools and/or software is or is not appropriate to solve or analyze a given problem
  • Recognize the vital role of calculus not only in Science and Engineering; but also in the wider world (Social, Health, Economics, Business...Etc.) 


Successful completion of Math 30-1, Pure Math 30, Math 2, or equivalent course. Questions about placement? Call: 403.220.2866 or E-mail: conted@ucalgary.ca 
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5:30PM to 8:30PM
Sep 06, 2023 to Dec 04, 2023
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Course Fees
Flat Fee non-credit $545.00
Reading List / Textbook
TBD in class.
Section Notes

Prerequisite: Math 30-1, Pure Math 30, Math 2, or an equivalent course. Questions? Call 403.220.2866 or E-mail: conted@ucalgary.ca.

This course uses:

  • Desire2Learn (D2L), an online learning management system. The instructor will post your course outline and other materials in D2L.
  • Zoom web conferencing software.
  • No Classes Mon, 09 Oct 2023, Thanksgiving
  • No Classes Mon, 13 Nov 2023, Remembrance Day

For more information, please visit our Online Learning Resources.

It is the student’s responsibility to confirm transcript deadlines with UCalgary Admissions.

Unless notified, all online courses are available at 9 am MT the day before the start date. Students registered on (or after) the start date will receive access within one day of registration.

Students unfamiliar with online learning are encouraged to take our free Digital Skills for Learning Online course.

Unless otherwise stated, notice of withdrawal or transfer from a course must be received at least seven calendar days prior to the start date of the course.

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