Precalculus: the Mathematics of Numbers, Functions and Equations

Francis Clarke, University of Padova

Get an introduction to precalculus fundamentals

This course is the first of two precalculus courses from the University of Padova that will provide you with an introduction to the fundamental mathematical skills required to complete your first course in calculus.

You will learn the basic precalculus required for college or undergraduate-level studies, including factoring and division, sets and set operations, reasoning and proofs, functions and graphs, and equations and inequalities.

On this online precalculus course, you will gain the foundation to support further mathematical studies and improve your use of maths in everyday life.

This course is for anyone who wants to brush up on their basic mathematical skills, particularly students in the last year of high school, or at the beginning of undergraduate studies, who intend to take a first course in calculus.

Dates:
  • 3 June 2019
  • 12 November 2018
  • 11 June 2018
  • 26 February 2018
  • 30 October 2017
Course properties:
  • Free:
  • Paid:
  • Certificate:
  • MOOC:
  • Video:
  • Audio:
  • Email-course:
  • Language: English Gb

Reviews

No reviews yet. Want to be the first?

Register to leave a review

More from 'Engineering & Technology':
Regular_23a1c71e-65c8-40a4-a9e5-79a192768f06 Maths Puzzles: Cryptarithms, Symbologies and Secret Codes
Explore and solve encrypted maths puzzles, in which numbers are replaced by...
Regular_dce4ba33-6339-4af2-b880-8f7a60dde10d Battery Storage Technology: Opportunities and Uses
Explore battery storage technology - how and why it works, and how it could...
Regular_dfd02155-57c0-4276-82a4-73ad33e18b85 Project Management Principles, Practices and Systems
Grow your project management skills, and understand project management methodologies...
Regular_e5858e9c-5d4f-4760-bc33-3c73e8b4a7b3 What is Genetic Counselling?
Learn about genetic counselling and what genetic counsellors do with this online...
8f9c73ef-73f5-45dd-aca1-7dad3696f743-552e331333d3.small Circuits and Electronics 1: Basic Circuit Analysis
Learn techniques that are foundational to the design of microchips used in smartphones...
More from 'FutureLearn':
Regular_09ac5f73-22ae-4186-a8e7-b74d9702f1ac Developing Your Research Project
Undertaking an Extended Project Qualification, IB extended essay or any other...
Regular_0b35ad61-2228-424d-ab31-0df605e4dad4 Empire: the Controversies of British Imperialism
The British Empire continues to cause enormous disagreement among historians...
Regular_23a1c71e-65c8-40a4-a9e5-79a192768f06 Maths Puzzles: Cryptarithms, Symbologies and Secret Codes
Explore and solve encrypted maths puzzles, in which numbers are replaced by...
Regular_5c54cf61-bf84-4356-8f77-ebe9201a6db4 Spanish for Beginners 2: People and Places
Learn how to describe people and what they wear, and talk about your family...
Regular_e60418d3-a0e9-4590-835d-533281e62147 Italian for Beginners 2: My Friends and Family
Learn how to introduce people, exchange information about them and talk about...

© 2013-2019