Bachelor of Science/ Master of Mathematical Sciences
Sample Pathway
Requirements:
 216 cp total
 66 cp of the Mathematical Sciences program (which includes the mathematics degree core units of study)
 6 additional cp of Science core units of study (excluding units listed as mathematics degree core)
 a minor (36 cp) or second major (48 cp) from Table A or Table S
 12 cp of Open Learning Environment units or for students enrolled in the Dalyell stream, 6 cp of Open Learning Environment units and 12 cp of Dalyell units as specified in Table D
 72 cp of additional units to qualify for the award of the Master of Mathematical Sciences including
 No more than 24 cp of 3000level electives, no more than 48 cp of 4000level electives, no more than 12 cp of 5000level electives and
 At least 24 cp of research core project units
 Electives from Table A, Table S, Table O or Table D where appropriate
General Pathway
Note that other arrangements are also possible.

Semester 
Unit of study 1 
Unit of study 2 
Unit of study 3 
Unit of study 4 
Total 

Year 1 
1 
Mathematics Program/Degree Core 1XXX 
Mathematics Program/Degree Core 1XXX 
Mathematics Program Core/Nonmathematics degree core 1XXX 
Minor 1XXX 

6 
6 
6 
6 
24 

2 
Mathematics Program Major 1XXX 
Mathematics Program Major 1XXX 
Minor 1XXX 
Science Core 1XXX 


6 
6 
6 
6 
24 

Year 2 
1 
Mathematics Program Major 2XXX 
Mathematics Program Major 2XXX 
Minor 2XXX 
OLE 

6 
6 
6 
6 
24 

2 
Mathematics Program Major 2XXX 
Mathematics Program Selective 2XXX 
Minor 2XXX 
OLE 


6 
6 
6 
6 
24 

Year 3 
1 
Mathematics Program Major 3XXX 
Mathematics Program Major 3XXX 
Minor 3XXX 
Elective 3XXX 

6 
6 
6 
6 
24 

2 
Mathematics Program Major 3XXX 
Mathematics Program Selective 3XXX 
Minor 3XXX 
Elective 3XXX 


6 
6 
6 
6 
24 

Year 4

1 
Masters Coursework 3XXX/4XXX/5XXX 
Masters 4XXX/5XXX 
Masters Coursework 4XXX/5XXX 
Masters Coursework 4XXX/5XXX 

6 
6 
6 
6 
24 

2 
Masters Coursework 3XXX/4XXX/5XXX 
Masters 4XXX/5XXX 
Masters Coursework 4XXX/5XXX 
Masters Coursework 4XXX/5XXX 


6 
6 
6 
6 
24 

Year 5  1 
Masters 5XXX 
Masters Project 5XXX 
Masters Project 5XXX 
Masters 5XXX 

6  6  6  6  24  
Total credit points: 
216 
Example pathway  Mathematical Sciences program (embedded Data Science Major) with Physics Major and Dalyell Scholar
Note that other arrangements are also possible.

Semester 
Unit of study 1 
Unit of study 2 
Unit of study 3 
Unit of study 4 
Unit of study 5 
Total 

Year 1 
1 
Mathematics Program/Degree Core MATH1921 Calculus of One Variable (Advanced)* 
Data Science Major/Degree Core MATH1902 Linear Algebra (Advanced)* 
Dalyell unit SCDL1991 Science Dalyell Showcase# 
Physics Major PHYS1001 Physics 1 (Regular) 
Nonmathematics degree core/Data Science Major DATA1002 Informatics: Data and Computation^ 

3 
3 
6 
6 
6 
24 

2 
Mathematics Program/Degree Core MATH1923 Multivariable Calculus and Modelling (Adv)* 
Data Science Major/Degree Core MATH1905 Statistical Thinking with Data (Advanced)* 
Elective BIOL1006 Life and Evolution**

Physics Major PHYS1003 Physics 1 (Technological) 
OLE units OLET1616 The Science of Health and Wellbeing AND OLET1632 Shark Bites and Other Data Stories AND OLET1605 Communication in STEM 


3 
3 
6 
6 
6 
24 

Year 2 
1 
Data Science Major DATA2001 Data Science: Big Data and Data Diversity 
Data Science Major COMP2823 Data Structures and Algorithms (Adv) 
Physics Major PHYS2011 Physics 2A 
Elective MATH2921 Vector Calculus and Differential Eqs (Adv) 


6 
6 
6 
6 

24 

2 
Data Science Major DATA2902 Data Analytics: Learning from Data (Adv) 
Mathematics Program Selective MATH2922 Linear and Abstract Algebra (Advanced) 
Physics Major PHYS2012 Physics 2B 
Dalyell unit SCDL2991 Leadership in STEMM# 



6 
6 
6 
6 

24 

Year 3 
1 
Data Science Major DATA3888 Data Science Capstone 
Data Science Major DATA3404 Data Science Platforms 
Physics Major PHYS3034 Quantum, Statistical and Comp Physics 
Physics Major PHYS3036 Condensed Matter and Particle Physics 


6 
6 
6 
6 

24 

2 
Data Science Major SCPU3001 Science Interdisciplinary Project 
Mathematics Program Selective MATH3061 Geometry and Topology 
Physics Major PHYS3035 Electrodynamics and Optics 
Physics Major PHYS3888 Physics Interdisciplinary Project 



6 
6 
6 
6 

24 

Year 4

1 
Masters Coursework MATH4061 Metric Spaces 
Masters MATH4071 Convex Analysis and Optimal Control 
Masters Coursework MATH4062 Rings, Fields and Galois Theory 
Masters Coursework MATH4074 Fluid Dynamics 


6 
6 
6 
6 

24 

2

Masters Coursework MATH4077 Lagrangian and Hamiltonian Dynamics 
Masters MATH4068 Differential Geometry 
Masters Coursework MATH5330 Topics in Geometry 
Masters Coursework MATH5340 Topics in Topology 



6 
6 
6 
6 

24 

Year 5  1 
Masters Research Project MSCI5101 Mathematical Sciences Project A 
Masters Research MSCI5102 Mathematical Sciences Project 
Masters Research Project MSCI5103 Mathematical Sciences Project C 
Masters Research MSCI5104 Mathematical Sciences Project D 

6  6  6  6  24  
Total credit points: 
216 

* Unit double counts toward the degree core requirements of 12 cp of Mathematics units of study and the Mathematical Science program requirements. ^ Unit double counts towards the Nonmathematics degree core requirement and the Data Science major. # Unit double counts towards the OLE and Dalyell requirement. ** Unit counts towards the Science core requirement. 