BP083 - Bachelor of Science (Mathematics)

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RMIT program code: BP083
Plan name: Bachelor of Science (Mathematics)
Plan code: BP083P10
Campus: City Campus
Credit points per semester:
Full time: 48
Part time: 24
CRICOS code: 067839K

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2017 Enrolment Program Structure

To graduate you must complete the following:

  Year One of the Program
 
AND  Year Two of the Program
 
AND  Year Three of the Program
 
AND  List of Option Courses:
 

You must complete a total of twenty four (24) courses, of which two (2) are University Electives taken in year 3.

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Year One of the Program

You must complete all eight (8) courses listed below.

Complete the following Eight (8) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Calculus and Analysis 112YesMATH1142City Campus2728
Introduction to Probability and Statistics12MATH2200City Campus3175
Mathematical Computing12MATH2109City Campus3176
Calculus and Analysis 212YesMATH1144City Campus3098
Basic Statistical Methodologies12YesMATH2201City Campus3099
Discrete Mathematics12MATH1150City Campus27243127
Modelling with Algebra12YesMATH2311City Campus3100
Problem Solving and Algorithms12YesMATH2313City Campus3097
 
AND

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Year Two of the Program

  • Transitioning students only: Continuing second and third year students transitioning into the new structure may follow detailed transition plan. Please contact the school office via smgs.students@rmit.edu.au to request your transition plan.
  • You must complete all six (6) core courses listed below together with two (2) Program Options.
  • Before you enrol in any course in year two, you need to satisfy the prerequisites otherwise you may struggle to complete the course satisfactorily.
  • Some Program Options will run every second year. Please verify course future availability with your Program Leader

Complete the following Six (6) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Mathematical Modelling12YesMATH2194City Campus2738
Linear Algebra and Vector Calculus12YesMATH2140City Campus3177
Industrial Applications of Mathematics and Statistics 112MATH2196City Campus31793101
Scientific Computing12YesMATH1155City Campus3104
Modelling with Differential Equations12YesMATH2138City Campus3178
Computational Mathematics12YesMATH2136City Campus3103
AND

Select and complete Two (2) Courses from the list of Options Courses provided at the end of this program structure document:

List of Option Courses
 
AND

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Year Three of the Program

  • Transitioning students only: Continuing second and third year students transitioning into the new structure may follow detailed transition plan. Please contact the school office via smgs.students@rmit.edu.au to request your transition plan.
  • You must complete the two (2) core courses listed below together with four (4) Program Options and two (2) University Electives. University Electives may be taken in either Semester 1 or 2, depending on availabilities of courses and timetable clashes (Timetable clashes may be unavoidable if you deviate from the planned order of courses).
  • Before you enrol in any course in year three, you need to satisfy the prerequisites otherwise you may struggle to complete the course satisfactorily.
  • Some Program Options will run every second year. Please verify course future availability with your Program Leader
  • Rules for University Electives: (1) You must not enrol in any first year maths/calculus course which overlaps significantly with either/both of MATH1142 and MATH1144. Such courses include, but are not limited to, MATH2160, MATH2117, MATH2118, MATH2128, MATH2129, MATH2163, MATH2164, and MATH2211. (2) You must not enrol in any first year statistics course which overlaps significantly with either/both of MATH2200 and MATH2201. These courses include, but are not limited to, MATH2123, MATH1276, MATH1278, MATH1280, MATH1281, MATH1282 and ECON1030. If you are in any doubt about an elective choice, please consult the Program Leader.

Complete the following Two (2) Courses:

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Real and Complex Analysis12YesMATH2150City Campus3105
Industrial Applications of Mathematics and Statistics 212MATH2197City Campus31803102
AND

Select and complete Four (4) Courses from the list of Option Courses provided at the end of this program structure document:

List of Option Courses
AND

Select and complete Two (2) Courses from any:

University Elective
 
AND

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List of Option Courses:

(Year Two and Year Three)

Course Title

Credit Points

Prereqs/ Coreqs

Course Code

Campus

Semester 1 Class

Semester 2 Class

Numerical Solutions of DEs12YesMATH2144City Campus3107
Complex Networks in Biology and Ecology12YesMATH2312City Campus3181
Operations Research 112YesMATH1288City Campus3106
Algebra for Information Security12YesMATH2148City Campus2721
Coding for Reliable Communications12YesINTE2090City Campus2674
Cryptography and Security12YesINTE2035City Campus2675
Multivariate Analysis12YesMATH2142City Campus3110
Statistical Inference12YesMATH2155City Campus3109
Data Preparation for Analytics12YesMATH2202City Campus3108
Linear Models and Design of Experiments12YesMATH2203City Campus3182
Forecasting12YesMATH2204City Campus3111
Sampling and Quality Control12YesMATH2205City Campus3112
Sports Statistics12MATH2206City Campus3113
Systems Simulation12YesMATH2309City Campus3183
Financial Markets12BAFI1002City Campus21662116
Business Finance12YesBAFI1008City Campus21672117
Prices and Markets12YesECON1020City Campus21812131
 

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Program structure enquiries

Associate Professor Marc Demange

School of Science 

Building 8, Level 9, Room 13

360-370 Swanston Street

Melbourne VIC 3000

Tel: +61 3 9925 2385 

Fax: +61 3 9925 2454

Email: marc.demange@rmit.edu.au

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*Semester 1 classes generally commence in February and Semester 2 classes generally commence in July. Please contact your school for more information about specific class start days.

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Student Electives

University Electives are available to Undergraduate students, and in selected Postgraduate programs.

Information about University Elective courses at RMIT is available on the University Electives web site.

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