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Honours Topic in Mathematics (MAS512)

Organisational Unit Information Technology, Mathematics and Statistics
Credit Points 3
Availability MURDOCH: S1-internal, S2-internal
Teaching Timetables Murdoch S1
Murdoch S2
Description This unit covers selected topics in applied or pure mathematics.
Unit Learning Outcomes On completion of this unit students should be able to:
1. Understand the theory related to the selected topics in applied or pure mathematics;
2. Apply the knowledge from this unit in problem solving;
3. Apply critical thinking in deciding where and how the methods of the unit can be used;
4. Present coherent written solutions to various problems related to the material in the unit.
Timetabled Learning Activities Lectures: 3 x 1 hour per week arranged by the Unit Coordinator.
Assessment Assignments and a final examination.
Prerequisites Enrolment in Honours in Mathematics and Statistics.
Previously 2014: MAS4012
2014: 'Honours Topic in Mathematics and Statistics'
Appears in these Courses/Majors:
see individual structures for context
Mathematics and Statistics Honours (BSc(Hons))
Internet Access RequirementsMurdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.


Unit Coordinator
Dr Mark Lukas
Senior Lecturer

Murdoch Campus
t: 9360 2423
e: M.Lukas@murdoch.edu.au
o: 245.3.028 - Science and Computing, Murdoch Campus
Unit Contacts

MURDOCH: S1-Internal
MURDOCH: S2-Internal
Dr Mark Lukas
Senior Lecturer

Murdoch Campus
t: 9360 2423
e: M.Lukas@murdoch.edu.au
o: 245.3.028 - Science and Computing, Murdoch Campus
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