Mathematical Sciences
Sample enrolment structure
The Faculty suggests the following unit of study enrolment sequences to maximise the learning experience. These suggested sequences allow for the fastest pathways to graduation relative to the time of student enrolment.
Note that other arrangements are also possible.
PartTime: Semester 1 Commencement

Semester 
Unit of Study 1 & Credit Points 
Units of Study 2 & Credit Points 
Total 

Year 1 
1 
Elective Unit DATA3888 Data Science Capstone

Elective Unit MATH3066 Algebra and Logic 

6 
6 
12 

2 
Elective Unit MATH3061 Geometry and Topology 
Elective Unit STAT3923 Statistical Inference (Advanced) 


6 
6 
12 

Year 2

1

Elective Unit AMSI4001 AMSI Summer School

Elective Unit MATH4313 Functional Analysis 

6 
6 
12 

2

Elective Unit MATH4311 Algebraic Topology

Elective Unit MATH4312 Commutative Algebra 


6 
6 
12 

Year 3  1 
Elective Unit STAT4028 Probability and Mathematical Statistics 
Elective Unit STAT4021 Stochastic Processes and Applications


6 
6 
12 

2 
Elective Unit STAT5611 Statistical Methodology 
Elective Unit DATA5711 Bayesian Computational Statistics 

6 
6 
12 

Year 4  1 
Research Core Project Units MSCI5101 Mathematical Sciences Project A 
Research Core Project Units MSCI5102 Mathematical Sciences Project B 

6 
6 
12 

2 
Research Core Project Units MSCI5103 Mathematical Sciences Project C 
Research Core Project Units MSCI5104 Mathematical Sciences Project D 

6 
6 
12 

Total Credit Points 
96 
FullTime: Semester 1 Commencement

Semester 
Unit of Study 1 & Credit Points 
Units of Study 2 & Credit Points 
Units of Study 3 & Credit Points 
Units of Study 4 & Credit Points 
Total 

Year 1 
1 
Elective Unit STAT3021 Stochastic Processes

Elective Unit STAT3922 Applied Linear Models (Advanced) 
Elective Unit MATH3066 Algebra and Logic 
Elective Unit MATH4061 Metric Spaces 

6 
6 
6 
6 
24 

2 
Elective Unit MATH4512 Stochastic Analysis 
Elective Unit MATH4412 Advanced Methods in Applied Mathematics 
Elective Unit STAT4023 Theory and Methods of Statistical Inference 
Elective Unit STAT4027 Advanced Statistical Modelling 


6 
6 
6 
6 
24 

Year 2 
1 
Elective Unit DATA5441 Networks and Highdimensional Inference 
Elective Unit DATA5711 Bayesian Computational Statistics 
Elective Unit MATH5410 Special Topics in Applied Mathematics 
Elective Unit MATH5320 Topics in Analysis 

6 
6 
6 
6 
24 

2 
Research Core Project Units MSCI5101 Mathematical Sciences Project A

Research Core Project Units MSCI5102 Mathematical Sciences Project B 
Research Core Project Units MSCI5103 Mathematical Sciences Project C 
Research Core Project Units MSCI5104 Mathematical Sciences Project D 


6 
6 
6 
6 
24 

Total Credit Points 
96 