# Mathematics and Statistics - 7659

## Program Summary

**Faculty:** Faculty of Science

**Contact:** http://www.maths.unsw.edu.au

**Campus:** Sydney

**Career:** Postgraduate

**Typical UOC Per Semester:** 24

**Min UOC Per Semester:** 3

**Max UOC Per Semester:** 27

**Min UOC For Award:** 24

**Award(s):**

Graduate Certificate

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## Program Description

## Program Objectives and Graduate Attributes

- Graduates will be able to demonstrate analytical skills and problem solving skills in a range of mathematical and statistical contexts.
- Graduates will be able to communicate effectively to a range of audiences both in written and oral forms.
- Graduates will have developed an understanding of enquiry-based learning and demonstrate analytical skills as they relate to mathematical science and statistics.

## Program Structure

__Mathematics and Statistics Postgraduate Courses__

Note: not all of these courses are offered every semester. Please refer to the School of Mathematics and Statistics (http://www.maths.unsw.edu.au/currentstudents/course-titles) for a list of courses available in a particular semester.

- MATH5285 Fluids, Oceans and Climate (6 UOC)
- MATH5295 Special Topics (Appl Maths) D (6 UOC)
- MATH5305 Computational Mathematics (6 UOC)
- MATH5335 Comput'l Methods for Finance (6 UOC)
- MATH5425 Graph Theory (6 UOC)
- MATH5505 Computational Combinatorics (6 UOC)
- MATH5515 Special Topics (Pure Maths) A (6 UOC)
- MATH5525 Special Topics (Pure Maths) B (6 UOC)
- MATH5535 Special Topics (Pure Maths) C (6 UOC)
- MATH5605 Functional Analysis (6 UOC)
- MATH5615 Banach and Operator Algebras (6 UOC)
- MATH5645 Number Theory (6 UOC)
- MATH5665 Algebraic Topology (6 UOC)
- MATH5685 Complex Analysis (6 UOC)
- MATH5705 Analysis (6 UOC)
- MATH5715 Harmonic Analysis (6 UOC)
- MATH5725 Galois Theory (6 UOC)
- MATH5735 Modules of Represent'n Theory (6 UOC)
- MATH5785 Geometry (6 UOC)
- MATH5805 Special Topics in Statistics (6 UOC)
- MATH5806 Applied Regression Analysis (6 UOC)
- MATH5816 Continuous Time Fin'l Model'g (6 UOC)
- MATH5825 Measure, Integ & Probability (6 UOC)
- MATH5826 Stat Methods in Epidemiology (6 UOC)
- MATH5835 Stochastic Processes (6 UOC)
- MATH5836 Data Mining (6 UOC)
- MATH5845 Time Series (6 UOC)
- MATH5846 Intro to Prob and Stoch Proc (6 UOC)
- MATH5855 Multivariate Analysis (6 UOC)
- MATH5856 Intro to Stats and Stat Comput (6 UOC)
- MATH5885 Longitudinal Data Analysis (6 UOC)
- MATH5895 Nonparametric Statistics (6 UOC)
- MATH5905 Statistical Inference (6 UOC)
- MATH5906 Clinical Trials (6 UOC)
- MATH5916 Survival Analysis (6 UOC)
- MATH5945 Categorical Data Analysis (6 UOC)
- MATH5960 Bayesian Inference & Comput'n (6 UOC)
- MATH5965 Discrete Time Fin'l Modelling (6 UOC)
- MATH5975 Intro to Stochastic Analysis (6 UOC)

## Academic Rules

- Each candidate's proposed program of study requires the approval of the Head of School or Nominee.
- Students must choose from a wide variety of courses within the School of Mathematics and Statistics only. A list of courses to be offered in each year is available on the School of Mathematics and Statistics website (http://www.maths.unsw.edu.au/currentstudents/course-titles).
- Students may complete this program on a part-time basis.

## Fees

## Admission Requirements

- Have completed a Bachelor of Mathematics or a Bachelor of Science undergraduate degree with a major in mathematics or statistics; and
- Have sufficient mathematical and/or statistical background, as indicated by an average of 65 or above in level III mathematics and/or statistics university courses

**Note**

Prospective international students should note they will need to meet the University’s English language requirements (http://www.unsw.edu.au/english-requirements-policy).

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