Study Planner Information
Year 1 Study Planner
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
Course Code & Title  Requirements 

SCIE1000 Theory & Practice in Science  Compulsory 
[ MATH1051 Calculus & Linear Algebra I^{1,3} OR MATH1071 Advanced Calculus & Linear Algebra I^{3} ] 
Prerequisite for major 
MATH1061 Discrete Mathematics  Recommended 
Elective  Elective 
Course Code & Title  Requirements 

[ STAT1201 Analysis of Scientific Data OR STAT1301 Advanced Analysis of Scientific Data ] 
Compulsory 
[ MATH1052 Multivariate Calculus & Ordinary Differential Equations^{3} OR MATH1072 Advanced Multivariate Calculus & Ordinary Differential Equations^{3} ] 
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
What do the different columns mean?
 Required for Major – a course required for this major
 Recommended – an elective course from the course list, or as permitted by the program rules

Computational Statistics
Year 2
Semester Required for Major Recommended 1 MATH2001 Advanced Calculus and Linear Algebra II^{1}
STAT2003 Mathematical ProbabilityCSSE2002 Programming in the Large 2 STAT2004 Statistical Modelling & Analysis COSC2500 Numerical Methods in Computational Science
SCIE3050 Science Industry Placement (summer semester)^{1}^{1} Students may apply to undertake this course as an elective, or participate in other summer placement or research opportunities, at the end of second or third year during the summer semester.
STAT3500 Problems & Applications in Modern StatisticsYear 3
Semester Required for Major Recommended 1 STAT3001 Mathematical Statistics
STAT3003 Experimental Design
STAT3004 Probability Models & Stochastic ProcessesMATH3090 Financial Mathematics
MATH3302 Coding & Cryptography2 STAT3306 Statistical Analysis of Genetic Data
STAT4401 Advanced Statistics 1^{2}^{1} This course is available in semester 1 and 2.
^{2} This course is offered in even years only.

Financial Statistics
Year 2
Semester Required for Major Recommended 1 MATH2001 Advanced Calculus and Linear Algebra II^{1}
STAT2003 Mathematical Probability2 STAT2004 Statistical Modelling & Analysis COSC2500 Numerical Methods in Computational Science
SCIE3050 Science Industry Placement (summer semester)^{1}^{1} Students may apply to undertake this course as an elective, or participate in other summer placement or research opportunities, at the end of second or third year during the summer semester.
Year 3
Semester Required for Major Recommended 1 STAT3001 Mathematical Statistics
STAT3003 Experimental Design
STAT3004 Probability Models & Stochastic ProcessesMATH3090 Financial Mathematics
MATH3202 Operations Research & Mathematical Planning2 STAT3500 Problems & Applications in Modern Statistics STAT4401 Advanced Statistics 1^{2} ^{1} This course is available in semester 1 and 2.
^{2} This course is offered in even years only.

Theoretical Statistics
Year 2
Semester Required for Major Recommended 1 MATH2001 Advanced Calculus and Linear Algebra II^{1}
STAT2003 Mathematical ProbabilityMATH2400 Mathematical Analysis 2 STAT2004 Statistical Modelling & Analysis MATH2302 Discrete Mathematics II
SCIE3050 Science Industry Placement (summer semester)^{1}^{1} Students may apply to undertake this course as an elective, or participate in other summer placement or research opportunities, at the end of second or third year during the summer semester.
Year 3
Semester Required for Major Recommended 1 STAT3001 Mathematical Statistics
STAT3003 Experimental Design
STAT3004 Probability Models & Stochastic ProcessesMATH3401 Complex Analysis
MATH3402 Functional Analysis2 STAT3500 Problems & Applications in Modern Statistics STAT4401 Advanced Statistics 1^{2} ^{1} This course is available in semester 1 and 2.
^{2} This course is offered in even years only.

Biostatistics
Year 2
Semester Required for Major Recommended 1 MATH2001 Advanced Calculus and Linear Algebra II^{1}
STAT2003 Mathematical ProbabilitySCIE2100 Introduction to Bioinfomatics 2 STAT2004 Statistical Modelling & Analysis BIOL2202 Genetics
SCIE3050 Science Industry Placement (summer semester)^{1}^{1} Students may apply to undertake this course as an elective, or participate in other summer placement or research opportunities, at the end of second or third year during the summer semester.
Year 3
Semester Required for Major Recommended 1 STAT3001 Mathematical Statistics
STAT3003 Experimental Design
STAT3004 Probability Models & Stochastic ProcessesBIOL3004 Genomics & Bioinformatics
MATH3104 Mathematical Biology2 STAT3500 Problems & Applications in Modern Statistics STAT3306 Statistical Analysis of Genetic Data
STAT4401 Advanced Statistics 1^{2}^{1} This course is available in semester 1 and 2.
^{2} This course is offered in even years only.