MATH4403 Advanced Mathematics 1
- 6 points
|Semester 1||UWA (Perth)||Face to face|
- Details for undergraduate courses
- Honours option in Mathematics and Statistics [Bachelor of Science (Honours)]
- This is an advanced mathematics unit intended to complement specialist studies in Mathematics, Statistics or Physics at Level 4 in relevant master's degree courses. Material includes a selection of topics from forms and structures; real, complex and numerical analysis; operators and spaces; dynamics, manifolds and topology; measure theory; and statistics and decision theory.
- Students acquire greatly enhanced knowledge and understanding of sophisticated mathematical ideas and tools enabling them to go to greater depths in their research investigations.
- Indicative assessments in this unit are as follows: (1) an end-of-semester examination and (2) a small number of written assignments. Further information is available in the unit outline.
Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
- Unit Coordinator(s)
- Associate Professor John Bamberg
- Unit rules
- a major in Mathematics and Statistics from this University (or equivalent)
a major in Physics from this University (or equivalent)
- Contact hours
- 3 hours per week
- The availability of units in Semester 1, 2, etc. was correct at the time of publication but may be subject to change.
- All students are responsible for identifying when they need assistance to improve their academic learning, research, English language and numeracy skills; seeking out the services and resources available to help them; and applying what they learn. Students are encouraged to register for free online support through GETSmart; to help themselves to the extensive range of resources on UWA's STUDYSmarter website; and to participate in WRITESmart and (ma+hs)Smart drop-ins and workshops.
- Books and other material wherever listed may be subject to change. Book lists relating to 'Preliminary reading', 'Recommended reading' and 'Textbooks' are, in most cases, available via the Booktopia Textbook Finder, which has the functionality to search by course code, course, ISBN and title, and may also be posted or available at the appropriate school's administrative offices. Where texts are listed in the unit description above, an asterisk (*) indicates that the book is available in paperback.