Pre-University Calculus

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Syllabus

  • Understand, visualize and manipulate different elementary functions, like power functions, roots, polynomials, trigonometric functions, exponential and logarithmic functions;
  • Understand, visualize and solve equations and inequalities involving these elementary functions;
  • Understand the concept of differentiation and calculate the derivatives of compositions of elementary functions;
  • Understand the concept of integration and to use some elementary integration techniques;
  • Understand, visualize and manipulate geometric objects in the plane, such as vectors, lines, circles and more general curves.

Prerequisite

This course revises high school level mathematics and is aimed to close the readiness gap between high school and university.

Instructors

Bart van den Dries
Lecturer, Mathematics
Delft University of Technology

Roelof Koekoek
Lecturer, Mathematics
Delft University of Technology

Wolter Groenevelt
Assistant Professor, Mathematics
Delft University of Technology

Fokko van de Bult
Lecturer, Mathematics
Delft University of Technology

Iris Smit
Lecturer, Mathematics
Delft University of Technology

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Delft University of Technology (in Dutch: Technische Universiteit Delft), better known as TU Delft, is the oldest and largest public university in the Netherlands. 

It is based in Delft, in the Netherlands. In the QS World University Rankings 2022, it is ranked among the top 10 engineering and technology universities in the world. In architecture and civil engineering, it was ranked 2nd in the world, after MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

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