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Mathematical Sciences

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Learning outcomes

#### Upon completion of a Master of Mathematical Sciences, graduates will demonstrate:

No. | Course learning outcome |
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1 | Ability to independently construct logical, clearly presented and justified arguments incorporating deductive reasoning. |

2 | Understanding of the breadth of the discipline, its role in other fields, and the way other fields contribute to development of the mathematical sciences. |

3 | Knowledge of the principles and concepts of a broad range of fundamental areas in the mathematical sciences. |

4 | Well-developed knowledge in at least four broad areas of the mathematical sciences and deep knowledge in at least one specialist area. |

5 | Ability to formulate and model practical and abstract problems in mathematical and/or statistical terms using a variety of methods. |

6 | Ability to apply mathematical and/or statistical principles, concepts, techniques and technology to solve practical and abstract problems and interpret results critically. |

7 | Appropriate interpretation of information communicated in mathematical and statistical form. |

8 | Appropriate presentation of information, reasoning, and conclusions in written, visual, and oral modes of communication, to diverse audiences (expert and non-expert). |

9 | Ability to self-direct learning to extend their existing knowledge and that of others. |

10 | Ability to work effectively and responsibly in an individual or team context. |

11 | Understanding and recognition of what constitutes an ethical and correct application of mathematical and statistical approaches to solving problems. |