Session II at Caltech runs from Thursday, June 22 through Tuesday, July 11. Note that weekends are included in this three-week session. The courses offered during this session are as follows:
Al-gabr Wa’l-muqabala: Completion & Balancing
Presents methodology and procedures to develop advanced algebraic skills essential for the study of higher mathematics. Recommended for students who will take Algebra I or II (rising 7th through 9th grades).
Modelling & Problem Solving
Presents methodology, procedures and strategies to tackle problems arising in arithmetic, algebra, geometry, combinatorics and probability. Recommended for students who will take Algebra I or II. (rising 8th through 10th grades, All Sessions)
There were once a triangle, a circle and an altitude…
Covers analytic aspects of trigonometry including identities, equations, inequalities and word problems. Recommended for students who will take Math Analysis or PreCalculus. (rising 10th & 11th grades, Sessions II & III)
Develops Newtonian mechanics with emphasis on mathematical physics and on problem solving techniques. Minimum prerequisite Calculus AB or equivalent. (rising 11th and 12th grades, and graduating seniors, Session II)