Bachelor of
Science:

Study Planner Information

Year 1 Study Planner

Program Rules Course List

What do the different requirements mean?

  • Compulsory – all students must complete this course
  • Prerequisite for major – course required for this major
  • Recommended – other science 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
SCIE1000 Theory & Practice in Science Compulsory

[ MATH1051 Calculus & Linear Algebra I1,3

OR

MATH1071 Advanced Calculus & Linear Algebra I3 ]

Prerequisite for major
MATH1061 Discrete Mathematics Prerequisite for major
Elective Elective

 

 Year 1 - Semester 2
Course Code & Title Requirements
STAT1201 Analysis of Scientific Data Compulsory

[ MATH1052 Multivariate Calculus & Ordinary Differential Equations3

OR

MATH1072 Advanced Multivariate Calculus & Ordinary Differential Equations3 ]

Prerequisite for major
Elective Elective
Elective Elective

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

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

3. 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 columns mean?

  • Required for Major – a course required for this major
  • Recommended – a course which complements the major, but can be substituted for an elective
Year 2
Semester Required for Major Required for Major
1 MATH2001 Advanced Calculus and Linear Algebra

[ MATH2400 Mathematical Analysis1
OR MATH2401 Mathematical Analysis and Advanced Topics1 ]

Choose at least 4 units from:

[ MATH2301 Linear & Abstract Algebra
STAT2003 Probability & Statistics

Choose at least 2 units from:

[ MATH2301 Linear & Abstract Algebra
SCIE2100 Intro to Bioinfomatics
STAT2003 Probability & Statistics

2

MATH2100 Applied Mathematical Analysis
MATH2302 Discrete Mathematics II ]

COSC2500 Num Meth in Computational Sci
MATH2100 Applied Mathematical Analysis
MATH2302 Discrete Mathematics II
PHYS2100 Dynamics, Chaos & Special Rela
STAT2004 Statistical Model & Analysis ]

Year 3
Semester Required for Major Recommended
1 MATH3401 Complex Analysis

Choose at least 10 units (or any level 4 MATH course with permission) from4:

[ MATH3090 Financial Mathematics
MATH3104 Mathematical Biology
MATH3302 Coding & Cryptography
MATH3303 Abstr Algebra & Number Theory
MATH3101 Bifurcation and Chaos
MATH3201 Scientific Computing: Advanced techniques and applications
MATH3202 Operations Research
MATH3402 Functional Analysis

2

MATH3070 Natural Resource Mathematics
MATH3102 Applied Mathematics
MATH3103 Algebraic Methods of Mathematical Physics
MATH3306 Set Theory & Logic (Not currently offered)
MATH3301 Graph Theory & Geometry
MATH3403 Partial Differential Equations
MATH3404 Optimisation Theory
MATH3405 Differential Geometry
STAT3004 Prob Models & Stochastic Processes ]

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

4. Students may also select 2 units from: SCIE3250 or SCIE3251 or SCIE3255, and 2 units from: BIOL3014 or COMP3506 or COSC3000 or COSC3500 or PHYS3040 to count towards these 10 units.