MATH4403 Advanced Mathematics 1
- 6 points
|Semester 1||UWA (Perth)||Face to face|
- Details for undergraduate courses
- Honours option in Mathematics and Statistics; Physics [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
- Unit Outline
- Semester 1_2019 [SEM-1_2019]
- 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 at the University Co-operative Bookshop (from early January) and appropriate administrative offices for students to consult. Where texts are listed in the unit description above, an asterisk (*) indicates that the book is available in paperback.