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Minor available at

  • Brisbane
  • Canberra
  • Melbourne
  • Strathfield

Additional information

The Mathematics sequence is designed to provide a broad introduction to the study of traditional and contemporary Mathematics. Highlights include introductions to cryptography, project management, networks, mathematical modelling, and finance. The major also covers the traditional areas required by those intending to become primary or secondary teachers, as the teaching of Mathematics from K-12 is a high demand field and the demand will grow in the future. A major in Mathematics can also lead to interesting careers in areas such as operations research, cryptography, finance and computing.

Admission requirements

Disclaimer: The course entry requirements above are for 2023 Admission.

Completion requirements

A student must complete 40 cp of the Schedule of Unit Offerings, consisting of:

a. 20 cp from 100-level units (Part A);

b. 20 cp from 200- and/or 300-level units (Part B).

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Schedule of unit offerings

Complete exactly 20 credit points from the following:

  • MATH104Differential and Integral Calculus10 CP
  • MATH107Introduction to Logic and Algebra10 CP

Complete exactly 20 credit points from the following:

  • MATH203Calculus of Several Variables10 CP
  • MATH205Geometry10 CP
  • MATH219Statistics and Probability10 CP
  • MATH220Linear Algebra10 CP
  • MATH221Applications of Mathematics10 CP
  • MATH222Number Theory and Cryptography10 CP
  • MATH223History and Philosophy of Mathematics10 CP
  • MATH224Differential Equations and Mechanics10 CP
  • MATH315Analysis and Topology10 CP
  • MATH316Abstract Algebra and Equations10 CP

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