AP Calculus BC

Course Number: 328/329

Open To:
Grades 11-12

Course Length:
Full Year; 10 Units

UC/CSU Approved: Mathematics “C” requirement.
Satisfies one year of the Mathematics graduation requirement.

Course Description:
This course continues the study of calculus begun in AP Calculus AB and includes a review of all the topics of AP Calculus AB. The course then progresses through the study of more advanced topics in calculus, including series, parametric, and 20 polar applications in preparation for the AP exam. AP Calculus BC requires students to be independent learners with a strong math background preparing to major in mathematics, science, or engineering at the college level. AP Calculus BC is extremely rigorous and fast paced.

Textbook/Class Resources:

  • Calculus of a Single Variable (10th Edition). ISBN: 9781285060286

Level of Difficulty:
Moderate
Difficult
  Very Difficult

Estimated Homework Per Class:
30 minutes
30-60 minutes
60-90 minutes

Prerequisites:
Completion of AP Calculus AB with a grade of “B” or better both semesters.