# Senior Mathematics and Statistics

This site contains information on senior level units of study offered by the School of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of Sydney in 2018.

## Contact Information

General enquiries about undergraduate mathematics and statistics study at the University of Sydney should be directed to the Mathematics and Statistics Student Office (Room 520 of the Carslaw Building). More specific enquiries about senior level units should be directed to one of the following class coordinators.

- Georg Gottwald (applied maths) [Carslaw 625, phone 9351 5784, email am3.maths@sydney.edu.au],
- Alexander Molev (pure maths) [Carslaw 707, phone 9351 5793, email pm3.maths@sydney.edu.au],
- John Ormerod (statistics) [Carslaw 815, phone 9351 5883, email st3.maths@sydney.edu.au].

Mathematics and Statistics Honours Information Session:

**Thursday 13 September, 1–2pm,
Room 361, Carslaw Building.**

Refreshments will be provided.

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This event is part of the
Postgraduate Study & Research Week, 10–14 September.
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## Handbook

Detailed information about all aspects of senior level Pure and Applied Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics is available here in the Senior Mathematics Handbook.

See in particular the summary of enrolment advice section of the handbook.

## Further Information

- Read the information about calculators in exams (and other interesting items).
- Be aware of what happens if you miss an exam, and what happens if your performance in an exam is impaired.
- Be aware of the rules and procedures concerning applications for special consideration and special arrangements for assessment.
- Be aware of the University's plagiarism policy.

Students may wish to compete in the Norbert Quirk Mathematical Essay Competition.

## Units of Study

## Applied Mathematics

First Semester

- MATH3063: Nonlinear Ordinary Differential Equations with Applications
- MATH3076: Mathematical Computing
- MATH3963: Nonlinear Ordinary Differential Equations (Advanced)
- MATH3974: Fluid Dynamics (Advanced)
- MATH3976: Mathematical Computing (Advanced)

Second Semester

- MATH3075: Financial Mathematics
- MATH3078: Partial Differential Equations and Waves
- MATH3975: Financial Mathematics (Advanced)
- MATH3977: Lagrangian and Hamiltonian Dynamics (Advanced)
- MATH3978: Partial Differential Equations and Waves (Advanced)

## Pure Mathematics

First Semester

- MATH3063: Nonlinear Ordinary Differential Equations with Applications
- MATH3066: Algebra and Logic
- MATH3961: Metric Spaces (Advanced)
- MATH3962: Rings, Fields and Galois Theory (Advanced)
- MATH3963: Nonlinear Ordinary Differential Equations with Applications (Advanced)

Second Semester

- MATH3061: Geometry and Topology
- MATH3068: Analysis
- MATH3968: Differential Geometry (Advanced)
- MATH3969: Measure Theory and Fourier Analysis (Advanced)

## Statistics

First Semester

- STAT3011: Stochastic Processes and Time Series
- STAT3012: Applied Linear Models
- STAT3911: Stochastic Processes and Time Series (Advanced)
- STAT3912: Applied Linear Models (Advanced)

Second Semester