• Offered by Mathematical Sciences Institute
  • ANU College ANU Joint Colleges of Science
  • Course subject Mathematics
  • Academic career UGRD
  • Course convener
    • Dr Joan Licata
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in Summer Session 2018
    First Semester 2018
    Autumn Session 2018
    Winter Session 2018
    Second Semester 2018
    Spring Session 2018
    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.

 

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

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

1. Advanced knowledge 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.

4. To be able to critically read journal articles and conduct some independent research under the supervision of the lecturer.

Indicative Assessment

Three to five assignments (worth 15% - 9% each; LO 1-4)

Final examination (55%; LO 1-4)

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

You will need to contact the Mathematical Sciences Institute to request a permission code to enrol in this course.

Prescribed Texts

Notes will be available to students.

Specialisations

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:
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
2018 $3660
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2018 $5160
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only.
Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.

Summer Session

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
1489 01 Jan 2018 19 Jan 2018 19 Jan 2018 31 Mar 2018 In Person N/A

First Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
Topic 1
3300 19 Feb 2018 27 Feb 2018 31 Mar 2018 25 May 2018 In Person N/A
Topic 2
5190 19 Feb 2018 27 Feb 2018 31 Mar 2018 25 May 2018 In Person N/A
Topic 3
5191 19 Feb 2018 27 Feb 2018 31 Mar 2018 25 May 2018 In Person N/A
Topic 4
5192 19 Feb 2018 27 Feb 2018 31 Mar 2018 25 May 2018 In Person N/A

Autumn Session

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
5452 01 Apr 2018 20 Apr 2018 20 Apr 2018 30 Jun 2018 In Person N/A

Winter Session

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
6472 01 Jul 2018 20 Jul 2018 20 Jul 2018 30 Sep 2018 In Person N/A

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
Topic 1
8286 23 Jul 2018 30 Jul 2018 31 Aug 2018 26 Oct 2018 In Person N/A
Topic 2
10288 23 Jul 2018 30 Jul 2018 31 Aug 2018 26 Oct 2018 In Person N/A
Topic 3
10289 23 Jul 2018 30 Jul 2018 31 Aug 2018 26 Oct 2018 In Person N/A
Topic 4
10290 23 Jul 2018 30 Jul 2018 31 Aug 2018 26 Oct 2018 In Person N/A

Spring Session

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
9441 01 Oct 2018 19 Oct 2018 19 Oct 2018 31 Dec 2018 In Person N/A

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