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MATH 152 Course Schedule

Note: This is a fall or spring schedule. In summer, this schedule is accelerated by 50% in order to accommodate a 10-week session.

  • Week 1
    • Sections 5.5, 6.1
      Integration by substitution, Area between curves
  • Week 2
    • Sections 6.1, 6.2
      Area (contd), Volumes by slicing, disks, washers
  • Week 3
    • Sections 6.3, 6.4
      Volume by cylindrical shells, Work
  • Week 4
    • Sections 7.1, 7.2
      Integration by parts, Trigonometric integrals
  • Week 5
    • Section 7.3
      Trigonometric substitution, Review. Exam 1 (Covers through Section 7.2)
  • Week 6
    • Sections 7.4, 7.8 Integration by partial fractions, Improper integrals.
  • Week 7
    • Sections 7.8, 10.1, 10.2
      Improper integrals (contd), Review of parametric equations, Calculus of parametric curves
  • Week 8
    • Sections 10.3, 10.4 Polar coordinates, Area and lengths in polar coordinates
  • Week 9
    • Section 10.5, 10.6
      Conic sections, Conic sections in polar coordinates. Exam 2 (Covers through Section 10.4)
  • Week 10
    • Sections 11.1, 11.2
      Sequences, Series
  • Week 11
    • Sections 11.3, 11.4
      Integral tests, Comparison tests
  • Week 12
    • Sections 11.5, 11.6, 11.8
      Alternating series, Absolute convergence and ratio test (exclude root test), Power series
  • Week 13
    • Sections 11.8
      Power series (contd), Exam 3 (Covers through Section 11.6) Note: Thanksgiving falls on this week in the fall.
  • Week 14
    • Section 11.9, 11.10
      Representing functions as power series, Taylor and Maclaurin series
      Note: Instructors should be wary of redefined days in Week 15 and adjust their coverage of topics accordingly.
  • Week 15
    • Sections 11.10, 11.11
      Taylor and Maclaurin series (contd), Taylor polynomials (exclude error estimates), Review for Final.
      Last Week of class has redefined days. See Important Dates for more details.

Last modified: 2017-08-11