MATH 108 Calculus I for Business, Social Sciences and Life Sciences




This course is an introduction to the mathematics of change and explores concepts of differential calculus with an emphasis on applications to business, social sciences and life sciences using a technology-based modeling approach. Topics include limits, continuity, the derivative, rules of differentiation, implicit differentiation and applications of differentiation.


Math Placement Test (MPT); or Pre-calculus 12 with a minimum B grade; or MATH 105 with a minimum C- grade; or BMTH 054 with a minimum C+ grade

Course Notes

MATH 108 is an approved Numeracy course for Cap Core requirements. MATH 108 is an approved Science and Technology course for Cap Core requirements.

MATH 108 is an approved Quantitative/Analytical course for baccalaureate degrees. MATH 108 is an approved Science course. MATH 108 is equivalent to MATH 116. Duplicate credit will not be granted for this course and MATH 116.

Course Outlines

Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).


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