Mathematics Extended Major
Part of the Bachelors of Arts/Laws (Honours) program
Commencing semesters, 2017
School of Mathematics and Physics
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 extended major.
What it costs
Please view the Bachelors of Arts/Laws (Honours) for indicative fees.
How to apply
Please view the Bachelors of Arts/Laws (Honours) for information on key dates and how to apply.