# New Course Information - Distance Calculus @ Roger Williams University Accredited Calculus Academic Credits

If you wish to complete a Distance Calculus New Courses course online, make sure you take this course from a**regionally accredited college/university**so that the credits you earn from this course will actually transfer to your home college/university.

The free courses available from the MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) like edX, Coursera, Udacity, Khan Academy, MIT Open Courseware, etc. are really excellent courses, but they do

**NOT**result in transferrable academic credits from an accredited university!

There are more than a few actual colleges/universities offering New Course Information - Distance Calculus @ Roger Williams University courses online. Be careful as you investigate these courses - they may not fit your needs for actual course instruction and timing. Most require you enroll and engage your course during their standard academic semesters. Most will have you use a publisher's "automated textbook" which is .... um .... well, if you like that kind of thing, then you have a few options over there at those schools.

Distance Calculus is all about real university-level calculus courses - that's all we do! We have been running these courses for 20+ years, so we know how to get students through the these courses fast fast fast!

Here is a video about earning real academic credits in Distance Calculus New Courses from Distance Calculus @ Roger Williams University:

## Earning Real Academic Credits for Calculus

## Applied Calculus vs Calculus I

## Distance Calculus - Student Reviews

*Date Posted: Dec 20, 2019*

Review by: Bill K.

Courses Completed: Calculus I, Calculus II, Multivariable Calculus, Linear Algebra

Review: I took the whole calculus series and Linear Algebra via Distance Calculus. Dr. Curtis spent countless hours messaging back and forth with me, answering every question, no matter how trivial they might seem. Dr. Curtis is extremely responsive, especially if the student is curious and is willing to work hard. I don't think I ever waited much more than a day for Dr. Curtis to get a notebook back to me. Dr. Curtis would also make videos of concepts if I was really lost. The course materials are fantastic. If you are a student sitting on the fence, trying to decide between a normal classroom class or Distance Calculus classes with Livemath and Mathematica, my choice would be the Distance Calculus classes every time. The Distance Calculus classes are more engaging. The visual aspects of the class notebooks are awesome. You get the hand calculation skills you need. The best summary I can give is to say, given the opportunity, I would put my own son's math education in Dr. Curtis's hands.

Transferred Credits to: None

*Date Posted: Jan 19, 2020*

Review by: William Williams

Student Email: wf.williamster@gmail.com

Courses Completed: Linear Algebra, Probability Theory

Review: I have difficulty learning calculus based math, akin to dyslexia when examining the symbolic forms, equations, definitions, and problems. Mathematica based calculus courses allowed me to continue with my studies because of the option of seeing the math expressed as a programming language for which I have no difficulty in interpreting visually and the immediate feedback of graphical representations of functions, equations, or data makes a huge impact on understanding. Mathematica based calculus courses should be the default method of teaching Calculus everywhere.

Transferred Credits to: Thomas Edison State College

*Date Posted: Apr 30, 2020*

Review by: Hannah J.

Courses Completed: Probability Theory

Review: Probability Theory was a great course. Very very thorough. I thought it would never end :). I was very prepared for my coursework in economics. Excellent refereshher of derivatives and integrals - really forced me to remember that stuff from freshman cal.

Transferred Credits to: Boston University

## Distance Calculus - Curriculum Exploration

### 1.06: DiffEq

- M6: 1.06: DiffEq:
- M6.1: 1.06 - Basics
- M6.1.a: 1.06.B1: The most important of all differential equations: y'(x) = r*y(x)
- M6.1.b: 1.06.B2: The logistic differential equation
- M6.1.c: 1.06.B3: Logistic growth is controlled growth
- M6.1.d: 1.06.B4: The differential equation y'(x) = r*y(x) + b
- M6.2: 1.06 - Tutorials
- M6.2.a: 1.06.T1: Radioactive decay and carbon dating
- M6.2.b: 1.06.T2: Socking money away
- M6.2.c: 1.06.T3: Wal-Mart: Exponential or logistic growth?
- M6.2.d: 1.06.T4: Pollution elimination
- M6.3: 1.06 - Give It a Try
- M6.3.a: 1.06.G1: Quick calculations
- M6.3.b: 1.06.G2: Data analysis
- M6.3.c: 1.06.G3: Logistic growth versus exponential growth
- M6.3.d: 1.06.G4: Why do they turn out this way?
- M6.3.e: 1.06.G5: Other differential equations
- M6.3.f: 1.06.G6: Managing your money
- M6.3.g: 1.06.G7: Which animals grow faster after their birth than they are growing at the time of their birth?
- M6.3.h: 1.06.G8: Newton's law of cooling: How a differential equation can help you enjoy your favorite cooled beverage
- M6.3.i: 1.06.G9: Pressure altimeters
- M6.4: 1.06 - Literacy