# Physical Oceanography - MATHN13937

## Stream Summary

**Faculty:** SCI - Faculty of Science

**School:** School of Mathematics and Statistics

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

**Program:** 3937 - Science/Social Rsch & Policy

**Award(s):**

Bachelor of Science (Major)

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## Stream Outline

## Stream Structure

**Stage 1**

- MATH1131 Mathematics 1A (6 UOC)
**or**MATH1141 Higher Mathematics 1A (6 UOC) - MATH1231 Mathematics 1B (6 UOC)
**or**MATH1241 Higher Mathematics 1B (6 UOC) - PHYS1121 Physics 1A (6 UOC)
**or**PHYS1131 Higher Physics 1A (6 UOC) - PHYS1221 Physics 1B (6 UOC)
**or**PHYS1231 Higher Physics 1B (6 UOC)

**Stage 2**

- MATH2011 Several Variable Calculus (6 UOC)
**or**MATH2111 Higher Several Variable Calculus (6 UOC) - MATH2121 Theory and Applications of Differential Equations (6 UOC)
**or**MATH2221 Higher Theory and Applications of Diff. Equations (6 UOC)

- MATH2241 Intro to Atmos & Oceans (6 UOC)
- MATH2301 Mathematical Computing (6 UOC)

*Recommended elective (this course is not required but is recommended as a good complementary course for this major):*

- PHYS2801 Atmospheric Science (6 UOC)

**Stage 3**

- MATH3041 Mathematical Modelling (6 UOC)
- MATH3121 Mathematical Methods (6 UOC)
- MATH3261 Fluids, Oceans & Climate (6 UOC)

**Note:**Students who are completing the Bachelor Science (majoring in Physical Oceanography) in concurrent mode with a Bachelor of Engineering will need to substitute some level II courses in the Engineering program. For more information see this document: Mathematics in BE BSc Programs or contact the School of Mathematics and Statistics.