MATH3090-A Calculus W/Analytic Geom III (Fall 2021)
For additional course information, First Class requirements, syllabus, etc., check the About The Instructor(s) section for a link to a Faculty Website.

Course Details

This course will be done in an online synchronous format. This class will sometimes meet virtuallyWednesday, 8:45 am - 9:50 am. Students must have internet access for these discussions as it will be available only via livestream at the designated class time. All asynchronous course materials will be available for download via blackboard which can be accessed at any time. Section will be taught totally online with no scheduled class meetings. Students must arrange for daily access to a computer and the Internet prior to the start of classes. Robert Morris labs are to be used only as a backup in special situations and may not be relied upon for extended periods of time. In addition to the Internet link, online classes have a large emphasis on email. All messages from the instructor and other information regarding online classes, including user ids, passwords, and login instructions will be sent to your Robert Morris University email account. Visit for more information.
Session, Dates: 1 (08/30/2021 - 01/31/2022)
Time: 08:45 - 09:50 am
Location: Internet/Online
Seats Available: 2 Seats
Credits: 4

Course Description

This course is the third in a three-course calculus sequence. Topics covered include conic sections, plane curves, parametric equations, vectors and curves in the plane, dot and cross products, applications, target and normal vectors, functions of several variables, partial derivatives, gradients, extrema of function of two variables, Lagrange multiples, multiple integrals, polar, cylindrical, and spherical coordinates. Software proficiency in word processing is required.

Prerequisite: MATH2170 with a minimum grade of "C" or equivalent. 4 Credits

About the Instructor(s)

Monica M. VanDieren, Ph.D.
Director, University Honors Program
Honors Program

University Professor of Mathematics
412-397-4061 phone
412-397-4075 fax
John Jay 306