Tentative Course Schedule

(Last revised September 27)

- The SIR model and Euler's method. Aug 24-September 12
- Derivatives and differention rules. Sept 15-Oct 7.
- Exponentials, logs, and models of growth. Oct 10-21
- Integrals. Oct 24-November 9
- Anti-derivatives and integration methods. November 11-December 5.

- First midterm on Wednesday September 21
- Second midterm on Monday, October 17
- Third midterm on Monday, November 21
- Final exam, Tuesday, December 13, 9-12.

- On Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays we will usually be going over new
material. The Learning Module for each section of the book
(also known as a pre-class
assignment) is due at midnight the night
**before**we begin that material, so that you're well-prepared for our activities in lecture. - On most Tuesdays and Thursdays you will spend your time doing worksheets in groups. The titles of the worksheets are listed below. These worksheets should be turned in at the end of class.
- There are occasional individual homeworks (IH) and mini-projects (MP). The due dates are listed below.

- Week 1, August 24-26: SIR Model and Euler's Method
- Wednesday: Introduction. What is calculus?
- Thursday: Team formation. Spread of disease.
- Friday: Section 1.1

- Week 2, August 29- September 2: SIR Model and Euler's Method
- Monday: Section 1.2
- Tuesday: Prediction with SIR models
- Wednesday: Section 1.2
- Thursday: Functions and MATLAB
- Friday: Section 2.1. First individual homework (IH 1) due.

- Week 3, September 5-9: SIR Model and Euler's Method
- Monday: Labor Day
- Tuesday: More functions and MATLAB
- Wednesday: Section 2.2
- Thursday: SIR continued
- Friday: Section 2.2 (continued). First mini-project due.

- Week 4, September 12-16: Derivatives and differentiation rules
- Monday: Section 3.1
- Tuesday: Secant and tangent lines
- Wednesday: Section 3.2 IH 2 due
- Thursday: Functions and derivatives
- Friday: Section 3.3

- Week 5, September 19-23: Derivatives and differentiation rules
- Monday: Section 3.5
- Tuesday: Review for first midterm
- Wednesday: First midterm exam
- Thursday: Differentiation practice.
- Friday: Section 3.6

- Week 6, September 26 - 30: Derivatives and differentiation rules
- Monday: Go over exam, more section 3.6
- Tuesday: Differentiation rules and microscopes
- Wednesday: Section 5.1. IH 3 due
- Thursday: Product rule
- Friday: Section 5.1

- Week 7, October 3-7: Derivatives and differentiation rules
- Monday: Section 3.7. (If you need to miss this class for Rosh Hashanna, let me know.)
- Tuesday: Order of operations
- Wednesday: Section 3.7
- Thursday: Second derivatives
- Friday: Section 4.3. Mini Project 2 due.

- Week 8, October 10-14: Exponentials, logs, and models of growth
- Monday: Section 4.4
- Tuesday: Exponential growth and decay
- Wednesday: Section 4.1
- Thursday: Exam Review
- Friday: Section 4.1 continued or midterm review IH 4 due.

- Week 9, October 17-21: Exponentials, logs, and models of growth
- Monday: Second Midterm
- Tuesday: Population growth
- Wednesday: Section 4.2 IH 5 due.
- Thursday: Genetic toggle switch
- Friday: Go over exam

- Week 10, October 24-28: Integrals
- Monday: Section 6.1
- Tuesday: Genetic toggle switch (continued)
- Wednesday: Section 6.1. IH 6 due.
- Thursday: Monomers, dimers, trimers and rates of change
- Friday: Section 6.2

- Week 11, October 31-November 4: Integrals
- Monday: Section 6.2 continued. Mini Project 3 due.
- Tuesday: Ebola, area, and derivatives
- Wednesday: Section 6.3 IH 7 due.
- Thursday: Riemann sum approximations
- Friday: Section 4.5

- Week 12, November 7-11: Integrals and Anti-derivatives
- Monday: Section 6.4
- Tuesday: Boulder, Colorado flood
- Wednesday: More Section 6.4.
- Thursday: TBD
- Friday: Section 11.1

- Week 13, November 14-18: Anti-derivatives and integration methods
- Monday: Section 11.2 Mini Project 4 due
- Tuesday: Definite integrals in various ways
- Wednesday: Section 11.2 continued IH 8 due
- Thursday: Basic Integrals Worksheet
- Friday: Review for Third Midterm

- Week 14, November 21-25: Anti-derivatives and integration methods
- Monday: Third Midterm
- Tuesday: Go over exam
- Wednesday: No class
- Thursday: Thanksgiving. No class.
- Friday: No class.

- Week 15, November 28 - December 2:
Anti-derivatives and integration methods
- Monday: Section 11.3
- Tuesday: Integration by substitution
- Wednesday: Section 11.3 continued
- Thursday: Integration by parts
- Friday: Integration review. IH 9 due.

- Monday, December 5. Last day of class. Course review.
- Tuesday, December 13, 9AM-Noon: Final exam.