Degree Type:Bachelor of Science
Department:Department of Mathematics
4 years (Standard Entry)
Modes of Study:Regular
To produce graduates who can undertake research work that requires knowledge in both mathematics and statistics.
To produce graduates who can use mathematics and statistics as a tool to do research work in other disciplines such as sciences, business, government, health and economics.
To provide a solid foundation for students to pursue further specialised courses such as actuarial science, econometrics and operations research.
CMS 107: Communicative Skills I
Engaging in academic work at the university is challenging. This course is aimed at equipping fresh students to make the transition from pre-university level to the university level. It assists them in engaging and succeeding in complex academic tasks in speaking, listening, reading and writing. It also provides an introduction to university studies by equipping students with skills that will help them to engage in academic discourse with confidence and fluency.
MAT 101: Algebra & Trigonometry
STA 101: Introduction to Probability
CMS 108: Communicative Skills II
This is a follow-up course on the first semester one. It takes students through writing correct sentences, devoid of ambiguity, through the paragraph and its appropriate development to the fully-developed essay. The course also emphasizes the importance and the processes of editing written work.
MAT 102: Analytic Geometry & Calculus
STA 102: Introduction to Statistics