Instructor:

Dmitry Zenkov

Office: 
SAS 3150 
Phone: 
515–4201 
Email: 

Homepage: 
http://www.math.ncsu.edu/~dvzenkov/

Office hours: 
Tu 3:00–4:00, Fr 12:50–1:50, or by appointment 
Text: 
Calculus for Engineers and Scientists, Vol. III, by J.E. Franke, J.R. Griggs, and L.K. Norris, available through WebAssign

Prerequisites: 
MA 241; grade C or higher 
Class policy: 
 Regular class attendance is expected
 Solving homework (Maple and WebAssign) is an important part of preparation for exams
 Personal travel plans cannot be considered as a reason for making up the exams
 Anticipated and/or emergency absences must be reported before the test dates
 Missing a test because of an undocumented reason will result in a zero score for that test
 No retests will be given
 The final exam is cumulative and mandatory

Topics to be covered:

 Vectors, vector algebra, and vector functions
 Functions of several variables, partial derivatives, gradients, directional derivatives, maxima and mimima
 Multiple integration
 Line and surface integrals, Green's theorem, divergence theorems, Stokes' theorem, and applications

Grading: 
 Exams: 60%
 Final exam: 30%
 WebAssign: 10%
 Maple: 10%, extra credit
 A: 90–100, B: 80–89, C: 70–79, D: 60–69, F: below 60, with the cutoffs for the +/ grades determined at the end of the semester

Some suggestions: 
 Read the text before it is covered in class
 Study on regular basis and do not fall behind
 Learn the definitions, concepts, and ideas, do not resort to just problem solving
 Get your questions answered (in class, during office hours, etc)

Calculators: 
Nonprogrammable calculators are allowed 
Academic Integrity Statement:
Students are expected to follow University guidelines (available here)

Reasonable accommodations will be made for students with verifiable disabilities. In order to take advantage of available accommodations, students must register with Disability Services for Students at 1900 Student Health Center, Campus Box 7509, 5157653. For more information on NC State's policy on working with students with disabilities, please see the Academic Accommodations for Students with Disabilities Regulation (REG02.20.1)
