B.Sc. Mathematics (Hons)

University of Kent
In Canterbury (England)

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  • Bachelor's degree
  • Canterbury (England)
Description

Mathematics is important to the modern world. All quantitative science, including both physical and social sciences, is based on it. It provides the theoretical framework for physical science, statistics and data analysis as well as computer science. University of Kent's programmes reflect this diversity and the excitement generated by new discoveries within mathematics that affect not only the technicalities of science but also our general understanding of the world in which we live.

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Where and when

Starts Location
01 September 2016
Canterbury
CT2 7PE, Kent, England
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What you'll learn on the course

Data analysis
Statistics
Mathematics
University
GCSE Mathematics

Course programme

Course Content

The course structure below gives a flavour of the modules that will be available to you and provides details of the content of this programme. This listing is based on the current curriculum and may change year to year in response to new curriculum developments and innovation. Most programmes will require you to study a combination of compulsory and optional modules, you may also have the option to take ‘wild’ modules from other programmes offered by the University in order that you may customise your programme and explore other subject areas of interest to you or that may further enhance your employability.

Stage 1

Possible modules may include:

  • Statistics
  • Calculus and Mathematical Modelling
  • Proofs and Numbers
  • Matrices and Probability
  • Exploring Mathematics
  • From Geometry to Algebra
Stage 2

Possible modules may include:

  • Analysis
  • Linear Algebra
  • Probability and Inference
  • Mathematical Techniques and Differential Equations
  • Functions of Several Variables
  • Groups and Rings
  • Computational Mathematics
  • Number Theory
  • Linear Programming and its Application
  • Regression Models
Year in industry

All single honours Mathematics degrees (except Mathematics with Secondary Education) offer the option of spending a year working in industry between Stages 2 and 3. We can offer help and advice in finding a placement.

Stage 3

Possible modules may include:

  • Mini-Projects
  • Dissertation
  • Nonlinear Systems and Mathematical Biology
  • Topics in Modern Applied Mathematics
  • Numerical Solution of Differential Equations
  • Stochastic Processes
  • Time Series Modelling and Simulation
  • Applied Stochastic Modelling and Data Analysis
  • Analysis of Variance