Mathematics – BSc (Hons)

Why study this course?

This intensive course has proven extremely popular with our students due to built-in opportunities for work placements, the balanced programme of both applicable and theoretical mathematics, and our enthusiastic, knowledgeable staff who help you develop both your problem-solving and IT skills. 

More about this course

Through this course, you’ll build your knowledge, understanding and expertise in a range of mathematical methods, and develop the career-focused, transferable skills that employers are looking for. You’ll learn to use mathematical reasoning in a variety of contexts and apply your knowledge in problem-solving situations.

You’ll begin by studying the fundamentals of mathematics, such as calculus and linear algebra, and proofs and structures. As the course goes on, you’ll have the opportunity to specialise in your areas of interest such as cryptography and coding, the mathematics of infinity and financial modelling.

Professional accreditation

This course is accredited by the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications (IMA) as meeting in part the educational requirement for chartered status.

Accreditation of Prior Learning

Any university-level qualifications or relevant experience you gain prior to starting university could count towards your course.

Modular structure

The modules listed below are for the academic year 2022/23 and represent the course modules at this time. Modules and module details (including, but not limited to, location and time) are subject to change over time.

Year 1 modules include:

Calculus and Linear Algebra (core, 30 credits)

Data Analysis and Financial Mathematics (core, 30 credits)

Mathematical Programming (core, 30 credits)

Mathematical Proofs and Structure (core, 30 credits)

Year 2 modules include:

Differential Equations (core, 15 credits)

Discrete Mathematics and Group Theory (core, 30 credits)

Further Calculus (core, 30 credits)

Project Management (core, 15 credits)

Computational Mathematics (option, 30 credits)

Statistical Methods and Modelling Markets (option, 30 credits)

Year 3 modules include:

Academic Independent Study (core, 15 credits)

Algebra and Analysis (core, 30 credits)

Mathematical Modelling (core, 30 credits)

Work Related Learning II (core, 15 credits)

Cryptography and Number Theory (option, 15 credits)

Error Correcting Codes (option, 15 credits)

Financial Modelling and Forecasting (option, 30 credits)

Where this course can take you

This degree will prepare you for a career in not just mathematics but in a number of fields where a good head for numbers is essential. You could go on to work in the computing, finance, scientific research and development or statistical industries to name but a few.

Many previous graduates have gone on to complete a PGCE in Secondary Mathematics and become mathematics teachers or tutors. Others have found work in related fields, such as international analysis and reporting at Time Inc UK, and accounting at Brackman Chopra LLP.

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-We will help you get your dream education

-With our support, you will choose the field of study, the university and we will prepare the necessary paperwork. We will then apply for studies and for funding

-Studies can take place fully remotely and they are flexible

-If you prefer to spend less time in class - no problem, courses only take place twice a week


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We want to understand your goals and plans. Describe your situation and we will find the way how to study efficiently, and how to manage your time.

We know that finding the right direction for your future can be a very daunting task. That is why we are here to help you every step of the way, so that we can help create a bright future for you.


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