MATH-183: Calculus II

Catalog Info

Title when registering
Calculus II
Course Master
Credit Hours
Contact Hours Per Week
5 (for 15-week classes)
MATH-180 with a C grade or better
Course Description

Topics include applications of the integral, techniques of integration, numerical integration, improper integrals, solutions of separable differential equations, infinite series, polynomial approximations of functions, power series, Taylor and MacLaurin series, and parametric and polar equations. Utilizes numerical, graphical, and algebraic approaches whenever possible. Includes applications throughout the course. Requires a non-graphing scientific calculator for some formal assessments, access to a free graphing utility application to support learning and during informal assessments, and access to an online homework assessment.

MTA Categories
  • Category 3: Mathematics (College Algebra Track)
General Education Categories
  • Mathematics

Credit for Prior College-Level Learning

Options for Credit for Prior College-Level Learning
Other Exam
Other Exam Details

A student may receive credit for MATH-183 by earning one of the minimum scores from the following exams:

  1. At least 3 on the Advanced Placement (AP) Calculus BC test, or
  2. At least 5 on the International Baccalaureate-Higher Level (IB-HL) Further Mathematics Exam.
Other Details

A student may receive credit for Math 183 by earning a minimum score of 3 on the Advanced Placement Calculus BC test.

Office Contact
School of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM): 313-845-9632,, Health Careers Education Ctr, Room: G-122 and J-115
Requirements are subject to change. The information represented here is effective starting Fall 2024 and applies to the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the My Progress section of HFC Self Service.