MAT132H5 • Differential Calculus for Life Sciences


Review of functions and their graphs, trigonometry, exponentials and logarithms. Limits and continuity of functions of a single variable. Derivatives and differentiation techniques. Applications of differentiation, including extreme values, related rates and optimization. Life science applications are emphasized.

Minimum 70% in Grade 12 Advanced Functions (MHF4U) Highly Recommended: Minimum 70% in Grade 12 Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)
Enrolment Limits
Restricted to students in a Life Science Program.
Distribution Requirement
Total Instructional Hours
Mode of Delivery
In Class
Program Area
Mathematical Sciences