MATH 1003 Introduction to Calculus I | UNB

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Introduction to Calculus I

Subject Course No. Credit Value
Math MATH 1003 Three (3) credit hours

This course focuses on functions and graphs, limits, derivatives of polynominal, log, exponential and trigonometric functions, curve sketching, and extrema of functions. Credit will be given for only one of the following: MATH 1003, 1001, 1053, 1823 or 2853.

Instructor: Dr. Tim L. Alderson (please contact the instructor if you need an up-to-date syllabus)
Prerequisite: A minimum grade of 60% in New Brunswick high school courses: Trigonometry and 3-space, Advanced Math with an Introduction to Calculus, or equivalent courses; Students are not required to take the UNB Math Placement Test.

Why take this course?

  • Provides students with an introduction to single variable differential calculus.
  • Covers all topics typically covered in a standard introductory course in differential calculus.
  • Is accepted for credit transfer to most postsecondary institutions in Canada.

Course details

Students have six months from the registration date to complete the course. All course exams and/or assignments must be completed by the designated end date.

Assignments and examinations

  • 23 x Assignments (10% total)
  • 6 x Quizzes (10 % total)
  • 2 x Tests (10% total)
  • 1 x Final Exam* (invigilated, 70% total)

*A passing mark on the final exam is a necessary condition to pass this course.

The final exam for this course is a hand written, paper-based exam and needs to be invigilated (in-person) at an approved time and location. All fees associated with examinations written at other locations outside of the UNB campuses are the student’s responsibility.

Fees and payments

There is a $150 non-refundable/non-transferable online fee per course in addition to applicable tuition & fees. Learn more about tuition and fees and methods of payment.