MATH 310

Calculus III: Multivariable Calculus

4 Undergraduate credits
Effective August 24, 2002 – Present

Graduation requirements this course fulfills

This is a continuation of Math 211 Calculus II and covers calculus as it applies to functions of several variables. Topics include vectors and plane curves, partial differentiation, curves and vectors in space, multiple integrals, vector fields, line integrals, and Stokes Theorem.

Prerequisites

Special information

Note: Students whose prerequisites are not identified by the system would contact the Math and Statistics Department for an override at MATH@metrostate.edu. First day attendance required except by instructor permission.

Learning outcomes

General

  • Demonstrate comprehension and capability to derive and to compute the calculus of vector fields, including a thorough understanding of Green's theorem, the divergence theorem, and Stokes' theorem.
  • Demonstrate comprehension and capability to derive and to compute the calculus with parametric curves, vectors, and vector functions.
  • Demonstrate comprehension and capability to derive and to compute the differential and integral calculus of multivariable functions in rectangular, polar, cylindrical, and spherical coordinates.