Bachelor of
Mathematics:

Study Planner Information

Year 1 Study Planner

Program Rules Course List

What do the different requirements mean?

  • Compulsory – all students must complete this course
  • Recommended – a course which complements the major, but can be substituted for an elective
  • Elective – an elective course from the course list, or as permitted by the program rules
Year 1 - Semester 1
Course Code & Title Requirements
[ MATH1051 Calculus & Linear Algebra I1,2
OR
MATH1071 Advanced Calculus & Linear Algebra I2 ]
Compulsory
MATH1061 Discrete Mathematics Compulsory
SCIE1000 Theory & Practice in Science Recommended
PHYS1001 Mechanics & Thermal Physics I Recommended

1. Students without at least a Sound Achievement in Queensland Senior Maths C are required to take MATH1050 as an elective before MATH1051.

2. Students with a High Achievement in Senior Maths C (or a 6 or 7 in MATH1050) should take the sequence MATH1071, MATH1072 and MATH2401. Students with a Sound Achievement in Senior Maths C (or a 4 or 5 in MATH1050) should take the sequence MATH1051, MATH1052 and MATH2400.

3. MATH1050 is not available for students with a High Achievement in Senior Maths C. MATH1050 is not available to students who have passed MATH1051 and/or MATH1071 and/or MATH1052 and/or MATH1072

Year 1 - Semester 2
Course Code & Title Requirements
STAT1301 Advanced Analysis of Scientific Data Compulsory
[ MATH1052 Multivariate Calculus & Ordinary Differential Equations2
OR
MATH1072 Advanced Multivariate Calculus & Ordinary Differential Equations2 ]
Compulsory
PHYS1002 Electromagnetism & Modern Physics Recommended
Elective Elective

2. Students with a High Achievement in Senior Maths C (or a 6 or 7 in MATH1050) should take the sequence MATH1071, MATH1072 and MATH2401. Students with a Sound Achievement in Senior Maths C (or a 4 or 5 in MATH1050) should take the sequence MATH1051, MATH1052 and MATH2400.

Year 2 to 3 Study Planner

Program Rules Course List

What do the different requirements mean?

  • Required for Program/Major – these courses are required for completing the program or major
  • Recommended – a course which complements the major, but can be substituted for an elective
Year 2
Semester Required for Program/Major Recommended
1 MATH2001 Advanced Calculus and Linear Algebra II
MATH2301 Linear & Abstract Algebra & Number Theory

[ MATH2400 Mathematical Analysis2
OR
MATH2401 Mathematical Analysis and Advanced Topics2 ]

Choose at least 2 units from:

[ STAT2003 Probability & Statistics

-
2

PHYS2100 Dynamics, Chaos & Special Relativity
COSC2500 Numerical Methods in Computational Science ]


MATH2100 Applied Mathematical Analysis
PHYS2041 Quantum Physics3

2. Students with a High Achievement in Senior Maths C (or a 6 or 7 in MATH1050) should take the sequence MATH1071, MATH1072 and MATH2401. Students with a Sound Achievement in Senior Maths C (or a 4 or 5 in MATH1050) should take the sequence MATH1051, MATH1052 and MATH2400.

3. PHYS2041 is a BMath Part D course.

Year 3
Semester Required for Program/Major Recommended
1 MATH3401 Complex Analysis

Choose at least 8 units (or any level 4 MATH course with permission) from:

[ MATH3101 Bifurcation and Chaos
MATH3303 Abstract Algebra & Number Theory
MATH3402 Functional Analysis

PHYS3040 Quantum Physics4
2

MATH3102 Methods & Models of Applied Mathematics
MATH3403 Partial Differential Equations
MATH3405 Differential Geometry
STAT3004 Probability Models & Stochastic Processes ]


MATH3103 Algebraic Methods of Mathematical Physics
 

4. PHYS3040 is a recommended off-list elective. Dual degree students should confirm that their program requirements allow for off-list electives.