Mathematics, Major (0059)
- Western Sydney University Major Code: 0059
Previous Code: M3054.1
Available to students in other Western Sydney University Programs: Yes. Check that your program has the available credit points required to complete the subjects in this field of study. Any requisite requirements must also be met. Consult your Program Advisor for further advice.
Mathematics is essential for modelling phenomena in various fields, so many employers these days set a lot of store by mathematical skills. This major covers some basics, but it also allows you to choose topics on which you want to focus. No matter what your area of study is, if you have an interest in mathematics, this major gives you the opportunity to use the elective space in your program to pick up additional skills that will be useful throughout your career. Prospective teachers can tailor this major to meet the NESA requirements for “Mathematics” as first teaching area.
|Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road||Internal||CDMS@westernsydney.edu.au|
Students must complete a total of eight subjects at Levels 1, 2, and 3, including no more than three subjects at Level 1 and at least three subjects at Level 3, taking into account any prerequisite requirements of individual subjects.
|No more than three subjects at Level 1 may be included.|
|MATH 1014||Mathematics 1A||10|
|MATH 1015||Mathematics 1B||10|
|MATH 1028||Statistical Decision Making||10|
|MATH 2010||Linear Algebra||10|
|COMP 2023||Mathematical Programming||10|
|At least three subjects at Level 3 must be included.|
|MATH 3015||Groups and Symmetry||10|
|MATH 3013||Fields and Equations||10|
|Total Credit Points||80|