CRC19: Courses

MATH 400 Calculus I

Units: 5

Hours: 90 hours LEC

Prerequisite: MATH 370 with a grade of "C" or better; or equivalent skills demonstrated through the assessment process.

Transferable: CSU; UC (1) MATH 350, 351, 400, 401 and 402 combined: maximum transfer credit of one series*; 2) MATH 341, 350 and 400 combined: maximum transfer credit of one course)


This course explores the basic concepts of analytic geometry, limits, derivatives, and integrals. Topics covered will include the graphs, derivatives, and integrals of algebraic, trigonometric, exponential, logarithmic, and hyperbolic functions, and indeterminate forms. Many applications will be covered, including those involving rectilinear motion, differentials, related rates, graphing, and optimization.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

SLO1: Evaluate limits of algebraic and transcendental functions.