• Offered by Department of Mathematics
  • ANU College ANU Joint Colleges of Science
  • Course subject Mathematics
  • Areas of interest Mathematics
  • Academic career Undergraduate
  • Course convener
    • Dr Joan Licata
    • Prof Alexander Isaev
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in Summer Session 2015
    First Semester 2015
    Autumn Session 2015
    Winter Session 2015
    Second Semester 2015
    See Future Offerings

Selected topics, normally fourth year honours and postgraduate courses, may be made available to undergraduate students. Interested students should consult the year coordinator or attend the honours course meeting on first Monday of each semester.

Note: This is an HPC. Students wishing to take topics in this course will be expected to have outstanding results in second year Honours Pathway Courses.

Learning Outcomes

On satisfying the requirements of this course, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

1. Explain the fundamental concepts of a special topic in the mathematical sciences and its role in modern mathematics and applied contexts.
2. Demonstrate accurate and efficient use of specific techniques from the mathematical sciences.
3. Demonstrate capacity for mathematical reasoning through analysing, proving and explaining concepts from the mathematical sciences.

Indicative Assessment

Assessment is expected to be based on:

  • Three assignments (worth 10% each; LO 1-3)
  • Final examination (70%; LO 1-3)

The ANU uses Turnitin to enhance student citation and referencing techniques, and to assess assignment submissions as a component of the University's approach to managing Academic Integrity. While the use of Turnitin is not mandatory, the ANU highly recommends Turnitin is used by both teaching staff and students. For additional information regarding Turnitin please visit the ANU Online website.

Requisite and Incompatibility

You will need to contact the Department of Mathematics to request a permission code to enrol in this course.

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Tuition fees are indexed annually. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
Band 2
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
2015 $3096
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2015 $4146
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings and Dates

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only

Summer Session

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery
Maths Topic #1
1306 01 Jan 2015 23 Jan 2015 23 Jan 2015 31 Mar 2015 In Person
Maths Topic #2
1351 01 Jan 2015 23 Jan 2015 23 Jan 2015 31 Mar 2015 In Person

First Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery
Maths Topic #1
1812 16 Feb 2015 06 Mar 2015 31 Mar 2015 29 May 2015 In Person
Maths Topic #2
1896 16 Feb 2015 06 Mar 2015 31 Mar 2015 29 May 2015 In Person
2058 16 Feb 2015 06 Mar 2015 31 Mar 2015 29 May 2015 In Person
2059 16 Feb 2015 06 Mar 2015 31 Mar 2015 29 May 2015 In Person

Autumn Session

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery
Maths Topic #1
1356 01 Apr 2015 24 Apr 2015 24 Apr 2015 30 Jun 2015 In Person
Maths Topic #2
1357 01 Apr 2015 24 Apr 2015 24 Apr 2015 30 Jun 2015 In Person

Winter Session

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery
Maths Topic #1
1375 01 Jul 2015 24 Jul 2015 24 Jul 2015 30 Sep 2015 In Person
Maths Topic #2
1376 01 Jul 2015 24 Jul 2015 24 Jul 2015 30 Sep 2015 In Person
Maths Topic #3
1460 01 Jul 2015 24 Jul 2015 24 Jul 2015 30 Sep 2015 In Person
Maths Topic #4
1461 01 Jul 2015 24 Jul 2015 24 Jul 2015 30 Sep 2015 In Person

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery
Maths Topic #1
1790 20 Jul 2015 07 Aug 2015 31 Aug 2015 30 Oct 2015 In Person
Maths Topic #2
1908 20 Jul 2015 07 Aug 2015 31 Aug 2015 30 Oct 2015 In Person
1956 20 Jul 2015 07 Aug 2015 31 Aug 2015 30 Oct 2015 In Person
1957 20 Jul 2015 07 Aug 2015 31 Aug 2015 30 Oct 2015 In Person

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