Mathematics Single Major
Part of the Bachelor of Advanced Humanities (Honours) program
Commencing semesters, 2017
School of Mathematics and Physics
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
Phone: 07 3365 1333
International Student Advisor
Why study Mathematics?
Demand is at an all-time high for trained mathematicians. Statistics, operations research and financial mathematics are the areas of mathematics most often used in industry and there has been a particular upsurge in the number of mathematicians employed in banking, finance, insurance and risk management. Graduates with a degree in any area of mathematics are respected for their excellent quantitative and problem- solving abilities and gain a wide range of rewarding positions in the public and private sectors. UQ offers a wide range of courses in mathematics and its applications. In first year, students study essential topics in calculus, linear algebra and differential equations. In later years, there is an emphasis new ideas in mathematics and include recent applications in coding and cryptology.
View the course list for courses that can be studied as part of the Mathematics single major.
What it costs
Please view the Bachelor of Advanced Humanities (Honours) for indicative fees.
How to apply
Please view the Bachelor of Advanced Humanities (Honours) for information on key dates and how to apply.