A degree in Mathematics from City will equip students for a role as drivers of future change and allow them to make their mark on a rapidly changing world. City's courses build on our long and distinguished tradition, stretching back nearly 120 years, of training the best students ' we are immensely proud of how our graduates have been at the forefront of mathematics and academia in the UK and worldwide over that time. This course provides an introduction to a wide range of mathematical techniques, a central theme being to apply abstract and logical methods to a wide variety of problems. Students may take a one'year placement in industry between the second and third years of their BSc/ MMath. During the first and especially the second year, students will receive careers support to help them to identify and apply for placements. Upon graduation, students are equipped with skills for a wide variety of careers in industry, commerce, education and research.
Year 1: Algebra; finance and investment mathematics A; functions, vectors and calculus; introduction to macroeconomics; introduction to microeconomics; probability and statistics; programming. Year 2: Core modules: Calculus and vector calculus; complex variables; finance and financial reporting A and B; finance and investment mathematics B; linear algebra; plus an optional module from various topics in mathematics and statistics including: applied mathematics; dynamical systems; applications of probability and statistics; real analysis. Year 3: Core modules: Mathematical methods; differential equations for finance; project; plus a wide selection of optional modules in mathematics, statistics and finance, including: corporate risk management; discrete mathematics; fluid dynamics; general insurance; introduction to financial derivatives; investment; mathematical processes for finance; operational research.
|Duration & Attendance||Qualification||Tuition fees|
|BSc (Hons)||£9,000 Academic year. First year home fees|
- European Baccalaureate 70%
- International Baccalaureate 34
- GCE AS-level
- BTEC National Certificate (12 units)
- BTEC National Diploma
- BTEC National Award
- GCE A-level
- GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
- BTEC Level 3 Specialist Diploma
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- The course is well organised and is running smoothly 90%
- I have been able to access general IT resources when I needed to 83%
- The library resources and services are good enough for my needs 90%
|Studying and working||10|
Total Written: 78%
Total Coursework: 20%
Total Practical: 2%