This section is a Distance Learning course taught using Blackboard via the Internet. Proctored testing is required for this class. Tests may be taken at TNCC's Testing Center or, for those who live a distance away, at another prearranged site. The testing site and proctor must be approved by the instructor. Typically there will be 3 to 5 proctored tests/exams required. Students must have regular access to a computer and the Internet to successfully complete this course. Orientations for Spring 2014 will be held on Thursday, January 9, from 5-6 pm in the Mary T. Christian Auditorium in Templin Hall on the Hampton Campus and Wednesday, January 8, from 5-6 pm in the Commonwealth Classroom - room 110 - on the Historic Triangle Campus. If you cannot attend the orientation session there is an online orientation located at: http://www.tncc.edu/blackboard/orientation.htm. Please contact the instructor for more details: http://tncc.edu/directory.
(4 credits) Students are required to have a graphing calculator for this course. The TI-83 or TI-83 Plus is recommended. Prerequisite(s): ENF 1 or ENF 2 if required by individual student's placement; a placement recommendation for MTH 173 and four units of high school mathematics including Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry and Trigonometry or equivalent (MTE 1-9 and MTH 163-164). Presents the calculus of algebraic and trigonometric functions including the study of limits, continuity, derivatives, differentials, and an introduction to integration which includes definite and indefinite integrals. Analytic geometry is integrated into this course as are applications of the derivative and definite integral. Lecture 4 hours per week.