Bachelor of Science (Honours) Mathematics

Domestic

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Local
Delivery ModeOn campus
LocationCampbelltown; Parramatta
Duration 1F or EqP
Fee Information

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Key :  FFull time study,  EqP = Equivalent part time study

Part-time refers to study load, not to timetabling of evening classes.

International

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International
Delivery Mode On campus
Location Campbelltown; Parramatta
Duration 1F
Course codes

2711.1 [CRICOS Code 018938B]

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Key :  FFull time study,  EqP = Equivalent part time study

Part-time refers to study load, not to timetabling of evening classes.

Details

The honours program encourages independence in learning and research; further develops academic ability, provides the opportunity to pursue undergraduate studies to a more advanced level, deepen intellectual understanding in the major field of study and develop research skills. An Honours degree is a recognised point of entry into postgraduate research studies at PhD level. If a career in industry is sought, Honours enables study to a more advanced level with a higher qualification. The course has the opportunity for direct commercial and industrial involvement with a diverse range of organisations through the provision of and joint supervision of research projects.

Opportunity for Further Study on completion of course

Graduates of the Bachelor of Science (Honours) Mathematics may be interested in furthering their studies with a Research Degree. For information, visit the Graduate Research School website.

Units

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Career Opportunities for Bachelor of Science (Mathematical Science)

Biostatistician

Biostatisticians are specialists in the evaluation of data used for scientific evidence. They provide the mathematical framework to interpret scientific data generated in biology, medical sciences, public health and other health sciences.

Program Developer, Computer Engineer, Computer Scientist

The combination of mathematical skills with computational abilities gives immediate benefits in the pursuit of a career in these fields. Mathematics is becoming an increasingly important aspect of many programming jobs; analytical skills, the abilities to understand and simplify, to comprehend and solve difficult problems are highly valued.

Data Analyst / Scientist

As a data analyst/scientist you will explore data to make discoveries and gain new insights, forecast future needs and emerging trends, and thus equip managers to make informed decisions.

Finance

The use of sophisticated quantitative techniques in the financial sectors such as banking, the stock market, financial planning, and insurance requires trained graduates in mathematics and statistics. Duties include modelling risk, optimising returns and predicting future gains.

How to Apply

All domestic applications can be made online and direct to the University through the Honours application online form.

All international applications must be made via the International Student Admission Application form. Step by step instructions are available on the International Admissions pages.