Session III at Caltech runs from Friday, July 5 through Wednesday, July 24. 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
This course is a continuation of LETTERS. 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 8th through 10th grades).
Easy Peasy Lemon Squeezy
Presents the mathematical background along with methodologies, techniques and strategies needed to excel in the SAT and ACT college entrance exams. Recommended for students who will be taking the exams in the fall. (rising 11th and 12th grades)
To Infinity and Beyond… Calculus!
Introduces and develops the theory of generating functions and its applications to combinatorics and to the solution of difference equations. Recommended for students who have completed a second year calculus course or equivalent to calculus BC. (rising 12th grade and graduating seniors)
The ABC’s of Advanced Mathematics
Develops the ideas and methods of the calculus of Sir Isaac Newton and Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz. Recommended for students who have taken an introductory calculus course or equivalent to calculus AB. (rising 11th & 12th grades and graduating seniors)