Bachelor of Mathematical Sciences (Honours)
Australian National University

(Tuition fee is not stated)
1-2 years

Course Description

The Honours plan that will augment our newly established Bachelor of Mathematical Sciences will be an elite, research-focused program for exceptional students who want to pursue

  • A career based in the quantitative modelling of the real world;

  • A research oriented career in government, commerce or industry;

  • Or postgraduate research leading to a higher degree.

Career Options

Graduates from ANU have been rated as Australia's most employable graduates and among the most sought after by employers worldwide.

The latest Global Employability University Ranking, published by the Times Higher Education, rated ANU as Australia's top university for getting a job for the fourth year in a row.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the skills and knowledge to:

  1. Plan and engage in an independent and sustained critical investigation of a chosen research topic to generate new knowledge in an area of mathematics.

  2. Systematically evaluate relevant theory and concepts in mathematics, relate these to appropriate methodologies and evidence, and draw appropriate conclusions.

  3. Demonstrate capacity for mathematical reasoning through analysing, proving, and explaining concepts from the chosen research area.

  4. Communicate and explain complex concepts clearly and effectively to a variety of audiences.

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