Course Title: Mathematics Project

Part A: Course Overview

Course Title: Mathematics Project

Credit Points: 12.00

Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


145H Mathematical & Geospatial Sciences


Sem 2 2006

Course Coordinator: Claude Zorzan

Course Coordinator Phone: +61 3 9925 3270

Course Coordinator Email:

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Satisfactory completion of second year mathematics courses.

Course Description

The course aims to enrich your experience through linking academic areas of study with practical problem-solving. It also help you develop the ability to clearly describe research outcomes, and to vocalise such descriptions in the form of a verbal presentation.

Objectives/Learning Outcomes/Capability Development

This course is designed to help you adapt the mathematocal skills and knowlede aquired during you studies to more involved problems. This will include formulating and developing an appropriate stragedy for the solution of the problem.

Overview of Learning Activities

You  will consult with members of staff who will act as supervisors for a specific project. The supervisor will give you guidance  as to the techniques and methods needed to complete your project. The supervisor will also advise you on the structure of the report and proof-read the content..

Overview of Learning Resources

Prescribed References:

Recommended References:

Overview of Assessment

The assessment will consist of a verbal presentation and a written report.