MATH 216 Calculus for Biological Sciences Credits: 4

Introductory calculus designed for students in health and biological sciences. Topics include functions, limits and continuity, trigonometric functions, differentiation and its applications, integration, mathematical modeling, and discrete dynamical systems. Group projects are an integral part of this course. Credit will not be given for both MATH 216 and MATH 210.

Prerequisites: MATH 120 (C- or higher), or both MATH 110 and MATH 125 (C- or higher), or ALEKS assessment score of 76% or higher.

ALEKS Math Placement

In order to qualify to take MATH 110 , MATH 120 ,  MATH 125 , MATH 206 , MATH 210 , MATH 216 , MATH 244 or STAT 235 at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, students must have one of the following: