Bachelor of Science

Mathematics

Program of Study Credit Points
Core Units for this Major
Complete the following units:
18 cps
Unit Code Unit Title Unit cps  
AMTH140 Discrete Mathmatics 6  
MTHS120 Calculus and Linear Algebra 1 6  
MTHS130 Calculus and Linear Algebra 2 6  
And complete 18 credit points from the following units: 18 cps
BIOL110 Biology I 6  
BIOL120 Biology II 6  
CHEM110 Chemistry I 6  
CHEM120 Chemistry II 6  
COSC110 Introduction to Programming and the UNIX Environment 6  
COSC120 Object Oriented Programming 6  
GEOL110 Geology and the Environment I 6  
GEOL120 Geology and the Environment II 6  
PHYS131 Applied Physics I 6  
PHYS132 Applied Physics II 6  
#Prescribed Units for this Major
Complete the following units:
36 cps
PMTH212 Multivariable Calculus 6  
PMTH213 Linear Algebra 6  
PMTH331 Introduction to Topology 6  
PMTH332 Abstract Algebra 6  
PMTH333 Complex Analysis 6  
PMTH339 Differential Equations 6  
And complete 12 credit points from the following units: 12 cps
AMTH246 Mathematical Methods in The Sciences 6  
AMTH250 Introduction to Programming in The Sciences 6  
MATH260 Probability and Simulation 6  
#Students undertaking a second major must be aware that a unit common to both majors at 200/300-level counts towards one major only. In these circumstances students are to select a Listed Unit from the relevant Major.  
Course Requirements 60 cps

To achieve an overall total of 144 credit points candidates must complete a further 60 credit points by either:
Completing a second Major and Elective Units
or
Completing the Listed Units for this Major and Elective Units.

 
Group 1 - Listed Units for candidates undertaking this Major
Candidates completing TWO Majors complete 0 credit points.
Candidates completing ONE Major must complete 18 credit points at 200-level from the following units:
0-18 cps
ASTY221 Introduction to Astronomy and Astrophysics 6  
CHEM210 Quantum and Thermochemical Structure 6  
CHEM220 Chemical Reactivity 6  
COSC210 Database Management Systems 6  
COSC220 Software Engineering Studio 6  
COSC230 Data Structures and Algorithms 6  
COSC250 Programming Paradigms 6  
PHYS204 Electromagnetism I 6  
PHYS207 Fluid Mechanics 6  
PHYS211 Introduction to Electronics 6  
SCI210 Introduction to Scientific Programming 6  
STAT210 Statistical Modelling and Experimental Design 6  
STAT270 Inference 6  
Group 2 - Listed Units for candidates undertaking this Major
Candidates completing TWO Majors complete 0 credit points.
Candidates completing ONE Major must complete 18 credit points at 300-level from the following units:
0-18 cps
BIOP320 Medicinal and Clinical Biotechnology 6  
CHEM305 Applied Physical Chemistry 6  
COSC330 Parallel and Distributed Computing 6  
COSC370 User Experience and Interaction Design 6  
COSC380 Advanced Computational Science 6  
PHYS301 Microscopic to Macroscopic Physics and Chemistry 6  
PHYS311 Digital Electronic Systems 6  
PMTH338 Number Theory 6  
SCI395 Science Report 6  
STAT320 Advanced Statistical Modelling 6  
STAT330 Statistical Learning 6  
Elective Units
Complete 0 to 24 credit points with not more than 12 credit points at 100-level.
0-24 cps
The number of credit points and level will vary depending on whether candidates undertake ONE or TWO Majors.
Elective Units can be selected from any unit offered by the University subject to candidates meeting overall prerequisite and timetabling requirements for individual units.
 
Total 144 cps

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