Intermediate Mathematics and Statistics
This site contains information on Second Year Units of Study offered by the School of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of Sydney in 2020.
Enrolment advice
Enrolment advice, FAQs and Student Policies can be found on the School of Mathematics and Statistics Student Portal, on the Canvas website, or on the Enrolment Advice page on this server.
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 second year units should be directed to one of the following class coordinators:
 Zhou Zhou (applied maths) [Carslaw 607, phone 9351 5808, email am2.maths@sydney.edu.au],
 Daniel Hauer (pure maths) [Carslaw 635, phone 9351 5763, email pm2.maths@sydney.edu.au],
 Garth Tarr (statistics) [Carslaw 828, phone 8627 8033, email st2.maths@sydney.edu.au].
Seeking Advice for MATHS and STATS Units?
Students are always encouraged to contact (by email) the intermediate level coordinators (as above) for advice on the choice of maths and stats units.
Class representatives
You can email your representatives and let them know your views about second year courses. Please include the unit code in the title of your email. (Note: Do NOT email these people with mathematics problems!) Your class representatives will be contacted by staff in Week 8 or 9 to discuss issues.
Handbook
All students who enrol in an intermediate level mathematics or statistics unit should consult the Intermediate Course Handbook for important general information as well as specific information for their chosen units of study.
In particular, it is advisable to read the Progression to Senior Units section before finalizing your choice of intermediate level units.
Further information
 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
Pure and Applied Mathematics  

First Semester 

MATH2021  Vector Calculus and Differential Equations 
MATH2022  Linear and Abstract Algebra 
MATH2061  Linear Mathematics and Vector Calculus 
MATH2069  Discrete Mathematics and Graph Theory 
MATH2921  Vector Calculus and Differential Equations (advanced) 
MATH2922  Linear Algebra and Abstract Algebra (advanced) 
Second Semester 

MATH2023  Analysis 
MATH2070  Optimization and Financial Mathematics 
MATH2088  Number Theory and Cryptography 
MATH2923  Analysis (advanced) 
MATH2970  Optimization and Financial Mathematics (advanced) 
MATH2988  Number Theory and Cryptography (advanced) 
Statistics and Data Science  
First Semester 

STAT2011  Statistical Models 
STAT2911  Probability and Statistical Models (Advanced) 
Second Semester 

DATA2002  Data Analytics: Learning from Data 
DATA2902  Data Analytics: Learning from Data (Advanced) 