MATH-UA 129 Honors Calculus III

4 points. Offered in the fall and spring.

Course Description

Similar to MATH-UA 123 Calculus III, but at a faster pace and deeper level. Functions of several variables. Vectors in the plane and space. Partial derivatives with applications, especially Lagrange multipliers. Double and triple integrals. Spherical and cylindrical coordinates. Surface and line integrals. Divergence, gradient, and curl. Theorem of Gauss and Stokes. Students interested in an honors mathematics degree are especially encouraged to consider this course.


A- in MATH-UA 122 or equivalent, 5 on the AP Calculus BC, IB Analysis and Approaches HL score of 7 (students entering 2021 - 2027), IB Mathematics HL score of 6 or higher (with Topic 9) (students entering 2014 - 2020), IB Further Mathematics HL score of 6 or higher (students entering 2014 - 2020).

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