Math Counts

9 credits for 15 students. Coordinator: Victoria Klawitter.

Discover the calculus and hone your critical thinking in creative and effective ways. A good FIG for students considering mathematics or the sciences as a major.

Students can choose one of the following Calculus classes plus LIT 100 and FY100. These courses satisfy the General Education FM requirement and count for 4 credit hours. For placement consult with Victoria Klawitter, Joel Foisy, or an adviser from the Mathematics Department.

95044 MATH 141 – Integrated Calculus IA 4 Cr. MWF9-9:50am and Th 9:30-10:45am Madore, B. (3 seats reserved)
First course of a two-semester sequence that provides mathematical background sufficient for study of calculus and integrates it with the study of calculus. Recommended for students who need a stronger preparation for Calculus I. TI-83 or compatible required. Completion of this two semester sequence is equivalent to the completion of Math 110 (Precalculus) and Math 151 (Calculus I). Satisfies General Education FM designator.

95045 Math 151 Calculus I Honors 4 Cr. MWF 9-9:50am and Tu 9:30-10:45am (2 seats reserved) Klawitter, V.
Continuity and differentiability of real valued algebraic and trigonometric functions of a single variable, applications and antidifferentiation. Required for mathematics majors. Prerequisite: three years of high school mathematics or MATH 110. Satisfies General Education FM requirement.

95045 Math 151 Calculus I 4 Cr. MWF 9-9:50am and Tu 9:30-10:45am (7 seats reserved) Klawitter, V.
Continuity and differentiability of real valued algebraic and trigonometric functions of a single variable, applications and antidifferentiation. Required for mathematics majors. Prerequisite: three years of high school mathematics or MATH 110. Satisfies General Education FM requirement.

95046 Math 152 Calculus II 4 Cr. MWF 9-9:50am and Th 9:30-10:45am Miller, C. (3 seats reserved)
Differentiation of transcendental functions, integration with applications, sequences and series. Required for Mathematics majors. Prerequisite: MATH 151.Satisfies General Education FM requirement.

93718 COMM 106 Basic Principles of Speech 3 Cr. MWF 12-12:50pm Wilson, K.
An introductory course in public speaking.It is a skills course informed by speech communication theory. Skills include analyzing the speaking situation, choosing appropriate topics, conducting research, organizing ideas, utilizing evidence and delivering speeches effectively. Special emphasis is given to developing critical thinking and listening abilities. Satisfies General Education FS credit.

93314 FY 100 First Year Success Seminar 2 Cr. Th 2-3:15pm Klawitter, V.
The First-Year Success Seminar (FYSS) is a two-credit course designed to accelerate students' transition to SUNY Potsdam. FYSS provides students with the opportunity to become integrated into the life of the campus by exploring their academic and social development.  A strong emphasis is placed on critical inquiry – enhancing reading and writing, time management, and study skills.  In addition, the course provides an orientation to campus resources and services and encourages self-exploration and personal development.