Loader
Course Image

BSc in Applied Mathematics/Pure Mathematics (Full Time)

Aberystwyth University

Bachelor Degree , Applied Mathematics

Course Description

Mathematics is a subject that has fascinated humanity for thousands of years from the ancient world to the present day. The language of Mathematics underpins so much of the modern world – from science, technology and engineering, to finance and commerce – opening up a wide range of career opportunities to you.

  • Uncover a discipline that combines the identification and analysis of shapes and patterns with data collation and calculation.
  • Mathematics has been taught at Aberystwyth since 1872, so that the department builds on over 140 years of teaching excellence, employing lecturers who are committed teachers and internationally-recognised researchers
  • A degree in Mathematics will open up a wide range of career paths to you, and this degree is accredited by the IMA (Institute for Mathematics and its Applications), the UK's learned and professional society for mathematics, directly contributing to your recognition as a Chartered Mathematician.

Mathematics is a subject that has fascinated humanity for thousands of years from the ancient world to the present day. The language of Mathematics underpins so much of the modern world – from science, technology and engineering, to finance and commerce – opening up a wide range of career opportunities to you. Uncover a discipline that combines the identification...

Read More

Course Content

In the first year, you will follow a clearly defined pathway through the study of core disciplines including:

  • Algebra and calculus
  • Coordinate and vector geometry
  • Probability
  • Mathematical analysis
  • Differential equations and statistics.

In the second and third years you will study:

  • Real and complex analysis
  • Abstract and linear algebra
  • Mathematical physics. 
  • Optional modules include numerical analysis and hydrodynamics.
  • You will also undertake a compulsory career planning module as part of your course, which will enhance your employability prospects and enable you to develop valuable transferable skills.

In the first year, you will follow a clearly defined pathway through the study of core disciplines including: Algebra and calculus Coordinate and vector geometry Probability Mathematical analysis Differential equations and...

Read More

 

Entry Requirements

UCAS Tariff 104 - 120

A Levels BBB-BCC to include B in Mathematics

GCSE requirements (minimum grade C/4):
English or Welsh and Mathematics

BTEC National Diploma:
DDM-DMM with B in A level Mathematics

International Baccalaureate:
30-28 with 5 points in Mathematics at Higher Level

European Baccalaureate:
75%-65% overall with 7 in Mathematics

UCAS Tariff 104 - 120 A Levels BBB-BCC to include B in Mathematics GCSE requirements (minimum grade C/4): English or Welsh and Mathematics BTEC National Diploma: DDM-DMM with B in A level Mathematics International Baccalaureate: 30-28...

Read More

Assessment Methods

You will be assessed through a combination of coursework, presentations, reports and examinations.

You will be assessed through a combination of coursework, presentations, reports and examinations.