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 Recommended
Elective Elective

 

Year 1 - Semester 2
Course Code & Title Requirements
[ STAT1201 Analysis of Scientific Data
OR
STAT1301 Advanced 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 – 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 II1
    STAT2003 Probability & Statistics
    CSSE2002 Programming in the Large
    2 STAT2004 Statistical Modelling & Analysis COSC2500 Numerical Methods in Computational Science
    Year 3
    Semester Required for Major Recommended
    1 STAT3001 Mathematical Statistics
    STAT3003 Experimental Design
    MATH3090 Financial Mathematics
    MATH3302 Coding & Cryptography
    2 STAT3004 Probability Models & Stochastic Processes
    STAT3500 Problems & Applications in Modern Statistics
    STAT3306 Statistical Analysis of Genetic Data
    STAT4401 Advanced Statistics 12

    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 II1
    STAT2003 Probability & Statistics
     
    2 STAT2004 Statistical Modelling & Analysis COSC2500 Numerical Methods in Computational Science
    Year 3
    Semester Required for Major Recommended
    1 STAT3001 Mathematical Statistics
    STAT3003 Experimental Design
    MATH3090 Financial Mathematics
    MATH3202 Operations Research & Mathematical Planning
    2 STAT3004 Probability Models & Stochastic Processes
    STAT3500 Problems & Applications in Modern Statistics
    STAT4401 Advanced Statistics 12

    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 II1
    STAT2003 Probability & Statistics
    MATH2400 Mathematical Analysis
    2 STAT2004 Statistical Modelling & Analysis MATH2302 Discrete Mathematics II
    Year 3
    Semester Required for Major Recommended
    1 STAT3001 Mathematical Statistics
    STAT3003 Experimental Design
    MATH3401 Complex Analysis
    MATH3402 Functional Analysis
    2 STAT3004 Probability Models & Stochastic Processes
    STAT3500 Problems & Applications in Modern Statistics
    STAT4401 Advanced Statistics 12

    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 II1
    STAT2003 Probability & Statistics
    SCIE2100 Introduction to Bioinfomatics
    2 STAT2004 Statistical Modelling & Analysis BIOL2202 Genetics
    Year 3
    Semester Required for Major Recommended
    1 STAT3001 Mathematical Statistics
    STAT3003 Experimental Design
    BIOL3004 Genomics & Bioinformatics
    MATH3104 Mathematical Biology
    2 STAT3004 Probability Models & Stochastic Processes
    STAT3500 Problems & Applications in Modern Statistics
    STAT3306 Statistical Analysis of Genetic Data
    STAT4401 Advanced Statistics 12

    1. This course is available in semester 1 and 2.

    2. This course is offered in even years only