[ 675MATHCA113 ] Module Calculus I

Workload Mode of examination Education level Study areas Responsible person Coordinating university
6 ECTS Accumulative module examination B1 - Bachelor's programme 1. year Mathematics Vlastimil Krivan USB Budweis
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Original study plan Bachelor's programme Bioinformatics 2014W
Objectives To develop basic concepts of differential calculus.
  1. Review (Functions, Inverse Functions, Trig Functions, Exponential Functions, Logarithm Functions, Common Graphs)
  2. Limits (One-sided limits, Tangent Lines and Rates of Change, Limit Properties, Computing Limits, Limits Involving Infinity)
  3. Continuity (Definition, One-sided limits, Upper and Lower Bound Theorem, Mean Value Theorem)
  4. Derivatives (Definition, Interpretation of the Derivative, Non-differentiable functions)
  5. Differentiation Formulas (Product and Quotient Rule, Derivatives of Trig Functions, Derivatives of Exponential and Logarithm Functions, Derivatives of Inverse Trig Functions, Derivatives of Hyperbolic Trig Functions, Chain Rule, Implicit Differentiation, Higher Order Derivatives)
  6. Applications of Derivatives (Critical Points, Minimum and Maximum Values, Increasing and Decreasing Functions, Inflection points, Concavity, the Second Derivative Test)
  7. Mean Value Theorem, Optimization Problems, L'Hospital's Rule and Indeterminate Forms, Linear Approximations, Differentials, Newton's Method
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