• Offered by Mathematical Sciences Institute
  • ANU College ANU Joint Colleges of Science
  • Course subject Mathematics
  • Areas of interest Mathematics
  • Academic career Undergraduate
  • Course convener
    • Dr Joan Licata
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Co-taught Course MATH6209
  • Offered in Summer Session 2017
    First Semester 2017
    Autumn Session 2017
    Winter Session 2017
    Second Semester 2017
    Spring Session 2017
    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.

Workload

regular meetings.

Requisite and Incompatibility

Incompatible with MATH6209

You will need to contact the Mathematical Sciences Institute 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
2017 $3444
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2017 $4590
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
1280 01 Jan 2017 20 Jan 2017 20 Jan 2017 31 Mar 2017 In Person
Maths Topic #2
1314 01 Jan 2017 20 Jan 2017 20 Jan 2017 31 Mar 2017 In Person

First Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery
Maths Topic #1
2674 20 Feb 2017 27 Feb 2017 31 Mar 2017 26 May 2017 In Person
Maths Topic #2
2739 20 Feb 2017 27 Feb 2017 31 Mar 2017 26 May 2017 In Person
Maths Topic #3
2869 20 Feb 2017 27 Feb 2017 31 Mar 2017 26 May 2017 In Person
Maths Topic #4
2870 20 Feb 2017 27 Feb 2017 31 Mar 2017 26 May 2017 In Person

Autumn Session

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery
Maths Topic #1
5331 01 Apr 2017 21 Apr 2017 21 Apr 2017 30 Jun 2017 In Person
Maths Topic #2
5332 01 Apr 2017 21 Apr 2017 21 Apr 2017 30 Jun 2017 In Person

Winter Session

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery
Maths Topic #1
6340 01 Jul 2017 21 Jul 2017 21 Jul 2017 30 Sep 2017 In Person
Maths Topic #2
6341 01 Jul 2017 21 Jul 2017 21 Jul 2017 30 Sep 2017 In Person
Maths Topic #3
6413 01 Jul 2017 21 Jul 2017 21 Jul 2017 30 Sep 2017 In Person
Maths Topic #4
6414 01 Jul 2017 21 Jul 2017 21 Jul 2017 30 Sep 2017 In Person

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery
Maths Topic #1
7649 24 Jul 2017 31 Jul 2017 31 Aug 2017 27 Oct 2017 In Person
Maths Topic #2
7746 24 Jul 2017 31 Jul 2017 31 Aug 2017 27 Oct 2017 In Person
Maths Topic #3
7784 24 Jul 2017 31 Jul 2017 31 Aug 2017 27 Oct 2017 In Person
Maths Topic #4
7785 24 Jul 2017 31 Jul 2017 31 Aug 2017 27 Oct 2017 In Person

Spring Session

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery
Maths Topic #1
9586 01 Oct 2017 20 Oct 2017 20 Oct 2017 31 Dec 2017 In Person

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