Course: Beginning Calculus
1 To master algebraic topics introduced in precalculus and trigonometry. 2. To understand limits and investigate some of their basic properties. 3. To understand the basic relationship between tangent lines, rates of change, and the derivative. 4. To master the techniques of differentiation. 5. To become familiar with the standard applications of the derivative in physics, engineering, biology, chemistry, and economics. 6. To become familiar with parts of the theoretical framework that are appropriate at this level. 7. To understand the integral and its relation to the derivative. 8. To master techniques of integration for simple integrals. 9. To learn how to use a graphing calculator.