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Bachelor of Science (Honours) Mathematics
Approved Abbreviation: BSc(Hons)Math
Western Sydney University Course Code: 2711.1
CRICOS Code: 018938B
Course Status: CURRENT
This version of the course is available to new and continuing students.
The honours program encourages independence in learning and research, further develops academic ability, provides the opportunity to pursue undergraduate studies to a more advanced level, deepen intellectual understanding in the major field of study and develop research skills. An Honours degree is a recognised point of entry into postgraduate research studies at PhD level. If a career in industry is sought, Honours enables study to a more advanced level with a higher qualification. The course has the opportunity for direct commercial and industrial involvement with a diverse range of organisations through the provision of and joint supervision of research projects.
One year full-time or two years part-time.
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Admission requirements follow the recommendations and guidelines in the University's Honours Policy. The basic requirement is completion of a bachelors pass degree in which the advanced level units in a relevant field of study were completed at a grade point average of 5.0 or better.
Qualification for this award requires the successful completion of 80 credit points which includes three core units; an advanced topic unit in mathematics, a research proposal and seminar, and a thesis in mathematics.