Bachelor of Mathematical Sciences
Flinders University

(Tuition fee is not stated)
3-4 years

Course Description


Fast facts

Course type: Undergraduate degree
Course length: 3 years
Location: On campus


2017 Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR): 70.00
Guaranteed entry ATAR
70.00
TAFElink
Certificate 4 or above
Bonus points: Yes

Admission information setsFlinders University | Bachelor of Mathematical Sciences


International students
FISC Foundation: 6.2, A Levels: 7, IB Diploma: 25, Gao Kao: Tier Two
English requirements


Course overview

The Bachelor of Mathematical Sciences will give you a firm foundation in principals and techniques of modern mathematics but also how mathematics is applied and is used to solve today's problems.

You will have the opportunity to complete topics in other disciplines that use this applied mathematics, such as medicine (in epidemiology), business (in economics), physics (mathematical physics) and the environment (such as groundwater modelling).

Mathematics topics cover areas such as principles of analysis, calculus, partial differential equations, statistics, algebra, probability, computer mathematics, numerical analysis and statistical science.

What will I study? 

Refer to the course rule.

Why study Mathematical Studies at Flinders?

The Bachelor of Mathematical Sciences at Flinders: 

  • focuses on both pure and applied mathematics and statistics
  • is designed to produce industry-focused graduates who are in demand in a range of careers that use mathematics.

Career opportunities

What can I do with my Bachelor of Mathematical Studies degree?

Combined degree options

You can combine this degree with any other bachelor degree within the College of Science and Engineering, subject to meeting entry requirements.

Combine with the Bachelor of Letters

The Bachelor of Letters is available to all students studying a degree at Flinders and is available in languages, English, creative writing, innovation and enterprise, and sports performance coaching. It enables you to follow your interests and aspirations and enhance your career prospects by undertaking a second area of study in addition to your primary degree. You will graduate with two qualifications, expanding your employment opportunities.

Entry requirements

Prerequisities

 SACE Stage 2 Specialist Mathematics, Mathematical Methods or equivalent. 

* Mathematical Methods (2MHS20) from 2017, or Mathematical Studies (2MDS20) if studied in 2016 or prior.

International students are expected to have completed senior secondary mathematical methods/mathematical studies or equivalent.

Domestic students: You can qualify for undergraduate courses through: year 12 qualifications, adult entry (STAT/Bridging Program), TAFE/VET qualification, higher education transfers. Flinders also offers a range of special access schemes. Refer to undergraduate study applications.

International studentsEntry and English requirements

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