Mathematics, Major

  • 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.

This major covers topics in the traditional areas of calculus and algebra. Single and multivariable calculus are covered, as well as topics in linear algebra, analysis and mathematical modelling. This major is available to all undergraduate students and may meet the NSW Institute of Teachers accreditation requirements for teaching Mathematics as a first subject in NSW state high schools.


Campus Mode Advice
Campbelltown Campus Internal
Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road Internal

Major Structure

Students must complete eight subjects as follows

Subject Title Credit Points
Level 1
MATH 1006Discrete Mathematics10
MATH 1014Mathematics 1A10
MATH 1015Mathematics 1B10
Level 2
Choose two subjects from the Level 2 subjects below20
Advanced Calculus
Differential Equations
Linear Algebra
Level 3
MATH 3001Abstract Algebra10
MATH 3003Analysis10
MATH 3006Mathematical Modelling10
Total Credit Points80