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Optimisation and Financial Mathematics Adv - MATH2970

Year - 2020

The content of this unit of study parallels that of MATH2070, but students enrolled at Advanced level will undertake more advanced problem solving and assessment tasks, and some additional topics may be included.

3x1-hr lectures; 1x1-hr tutorial; and 1x1-hr computer lab/wk (lectures given in common with MATH2070).

1 x2-hr exam (70%), 1 x assignment (10%), 1 x quiz (10%); 1 x computational project (10%). To pass the course at least 50% in the final exam is necessary.

Additional information
Students may enrol in both MATH2970 and MATH3975 in the same semester

Assumed knowledge
MATH19X3 or MATH1907 or a mark of 65 or above in MATH1003 or MATH1023


[MATH19X1 or MATH1906 or (a mark of 65 or above in MATH1021 or MATH1001)] and [MATH1902 or (a mark of 65 or above in MATH1002)]


MATH2010 or MATH2033 or MATH2933 or MATH2070 or ECMT3510


Faculty: Science

Semester 2

24 Aug 2020

Department/School: Mathematics and Statistics Academic Operations
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 28 Sep 2020
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Prof Martin Wechslberger
HECS Band: 2
Courses that offer this unit

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