• Offered by Department of Mathematics
  • ANU College ANU Joint Colleges of Science
  • Classification Advanced
    Research
    Specialist
  • Course subject Mathematics
  • Areas of interest Mathematics
  • Academic career Postgraduate
  • Course convener
    • Prof John Urbas
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Co-taught Course MATH3349
  • Offered in Summer Session 2015
    First Semester 2015
    Second Semester 2015
    See Future Offerings

This course will introduce students to topics of current interest, taking advantage of the expertise of visitors and staff.

Note: Graduate students attend joint classes with undergraduates but will be assessed separately.

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)

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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
1665 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
1820 16 Feb 2015 06 Mar 2015 31 Mar 2015 29 May 2015 In Person
2064 16 Feb 2015 06 Mar 2015 31 Mar 2015 29 May 2015 In Person
2531 16 Feb 2015 06 Mar 2015 31 Mar 2015 29 May 2015 In Person
2532 16 Feb 2015 06 Mar 2015 31 Mar 2015 29 May 2015 In Person

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery
Topic 1
1799 20 Jul 2015 07 Aug 2015 31 Aug 2015 30 Oct 2015 In Person
Topic 2
2028 20 Jul 2015 07 Aug 2015 31 Aug 2015 30 Oct 2015 In Person
2518 20 Jul 2015 07 Aug 2015 31 Aug 2015 30 Oct 2015 In Person
2519 20 Jul 2015 07 Aug 2015 31 Aug 2015 30 Oct 2015 In Person

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