• Offered by Mathematical Sciences Institute
  • ANU College ANU Joint Colleges of Science
  • Course subject Mathematics
  • Areas of interest Mathematics
  • Academic career UGRD
  • Course convener
    • Dr Joan Licata
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Co-taught Course
  • Offered in Summer Session 2022
    First Semester 2022
    Autumn Session 2022
    Winter Session 2022
    Second Semester 2022
    Spring Session 2022
    See Future Offerings

Delivery of this course will vary from student to student. Contact your course convener or supervisor to see if there is an on campus activity.

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

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. 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.  

Commonwealth Support (CSP) Students
If you 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). More information about your student contribution amount for each course at Fees

Student Contribution Band:
1
Unit value:
6 units

If you are a domestic graduate coursework student with a Domestic Tuition Fee (DTF) place or international student you will be required to pay course tuition fees (see below). Course tuition fees are indexed annually. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found 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
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
Maths Topic #1
1245 01 Jan 2022 21 Jan 2022 21 Jan 2022 31 Mar 2022 In Person N/A
Maths Topic #2
1246 01 Jan 2022 21 Jan 2022 21 Jan 2022 31 Mar 2022 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
Maths Topic #1
3049 21 Feb 2022 28 Feb 2022 31 Mar 2022 27 May 2022 In Person N/A
Maths Topic #2
3050 21 Feb 2022 28 Feb 2022 31 Mar 2022 27 May 2022 In Person N/A
Maths Topic #3
3051 21 Feb 2022 28 Feb 2022 31 Mar 2022 27 May 2022 In Person N/A
Maths Topic #4
3052 21 Feb 2022 28 Feb 2022 31 Mar 2022 27 May 2022 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
Maths Topic #1
3250 01 Apr 2022 22 Apr 2022 22 Apr 2022 30 Jun 2022 In Person N/A
Maths Topic #2
3251 01 Apr 2022 22 Apr 2022 22 Apr 2022 30 Jun 2022 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
Maths Topic #1
4250 01 Jul 2022 22 Jul 2022 22 Jul 2022 30 Sep 2022 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
Maths Topic #1
6049 25 Jul 2022 01 Aug 2022 31 Aug 2022 28 Oct 2022 In Person N/A
Maths Topic #2
6050 25 Jul 2022 01 Aug 2022 31 Aug 2022 28 Oct 2022 In Person N/A
Maths Topic #3
6051 25 Jul 2022 01 Aug 2022 31 Aug 2022 28 Oct 2022 In Person N/A
Maths Topic #4
6052 25 Jul 2022 01 Aug 2022 31 Aug 2022 28 Oct 2022 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
6228 01 Oct 2022 21 Oct 2022 21 Oct 2022 31 Dec 2022 In Person N/A

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