# Course Descriptions

## MATH-170

### Calculus I

*Credit(s): 4*

This course provides an introduction to calculus as the mathematics of change and motion. Students will be able to apply principles of limits, derivatives, and integrals. MATH-170 builds a foundation for all further study typically required in mathematics, engineering, computer science, physics, chemistry, and other STEM related fields. Note: MATH-170 carries no credit if taken after successful completion of a higher numbered math course with the exception of MATH-187, MATH-253, or MATH-257.

**Prerequisites:**MATH-147 or MATH-143 and MATH-144 or an appropriate score on a placement test.