160.101 Calculus (15 credits)

A course focusing on the fundamental techniques and applications of calculus including differentiation and integration of functions of one real variable, differential equations, numerical methods, and an introduction to power series with applications to mathematical models. 160.101, alongside 160.102, forms a foundation for further study in mathematics. It is essential for students intending to study Mathematics, Physics, Food Technology or Engineering, or for anyone who wants a strong mathematical component to their degree.

Requirements Requirements help

Expected prior learning Requirements help

  • Students must have achieved at least 16 externally assessed NCEA Level 3 credits in Mathematics, normally including two of (AS91577 algebra, AS91578 differentiation, or AS91579 integration), or passed 160.103, 160.105, 160.131 or 160.132 or equivalent.

Offerings Offerings help

Year Semester Mode Location
2021 Semester Two full semester Internal Auckland Campus
2021 Semester Two full semester Distance
2021 Semester Two full semester Internal Manawatu Campus