Dec 07, 2021  
2021-2022 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2021-2022 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog

MAT 116 - Introduction to Calculus


A three-credit introduction to calculus primarily intended for students in business, life sciences, or social sciences.  The focus is on concepts and applications, utilizing numerical, graphical, and algebraic approaches and uses of technology.  Topics include functions (algebraic, exponential, logarithmic, and elementary trig functions), and an overview of differential and integral calculus.  

Due to overlapping content, credit previously earned for MAT 126 will be removed upon completion of MAT 116. Both grades will appear on the transcript and will be utilized in GPA calculations. 

Departmental permission to enroll is required if previously completed MAT 126.

General Education Requirements: Quantitative Literacy

Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in MAT 111, or no grade record in MAT 111 and a passing score in Part 2 of the Math Placement Exam.

Course Typically Offered: Fall and Spring

Credits: 3