Advanced Calculus I

Math 409-300 — Summer 2015

Instructor (1st half): Dr. Francis J. Narcowich
Office: 611D Blocker
Phone: (979) 845-7554 (Messages only.)
Office Hours: TR 11:30-1:00, W 3:30-4:30, and by appointment
Instructor (2nd half): Dr. Guy Battle
Office: 218A Blocker
Phone: (979) 845-7554 (Messages only.)
Office Hours: TBA.
Catalog Description
Math 409. Advanced Calculus I.(3-0). Credit 3. I, II. Axioms of the real number system; point set theory of R1; compactness, completeness and connectedness; continuity and uniform continuity; sequences, series; theory of Riemann integration. Prerequisites: MATH 220; 221

Time & Place: MWF 2-3:25, BLOC 149

Required Text: William R. Wade, An Introduction to Analysis, 4th ed., Pearson, 2010.

  • Test 1: Friday, July 3.
  • Test 2: Monday, July 27.
  • Final Examination: Tuesday, August 11, 3:30-5:30 pm.
  • Syllabus The first half of the course will cover most of chapters 1-3, and the second half will cover chapters 4-6.

    Grading System & Tests: Your grade will be based on two major tests, homework/quizzes, and a final exam. Each test will count for 25% of your grade, the homework/quizzes for another 25%, and the final exam for the remaining 25%. Your letter grade will be assigned this way: 90-100%, A; 80-89%, B; 70-79%, C; 60-69%, D; 59% or less, F.

    Make-up Policy: Your instructor will give make-ups (or satisfactory equivalents) only in cases authorized under TAMU Regulations. In borderline cases, he will decide whether or not the excuse is authorized. Also, if you miss a test, contact him as soon as possible.

    Academic Integrity

    Copying Course Materials:   "All printed hand-outs and web-materials are protected by US Copyright Laws. No multiple copies can be made without written permission by the instructor."

    Aggie Honor Code:   "An Aggie does not lie, cheat, or steal or tolerate those who do."

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    Updated 5/27/2015 (fjn).