Birkbeck, University of London

Course Introduction

Designed for students with mathematical abilities who are interested in the theory of the subject and in the application of mathematical methods to commercial and scientific problems, this course develops a rational approach to problem'solving. It concentrates on the methods and modelling techniques of mathematics, but also provides the theoretical background for these ideas. So you will develop a broad knowledge of a range of mathematical skills, together with an understanding of managerial and financial accounting. Training in the mathematical sciences is highly valued by employers.

Course Modules

Students take the following modules, plus 1 mathematics option module from those available on the bsc mathematics in year 3 and a mixture of mathematics and accounting option modules in year 4. Year 1: Algebra 1; calculus 1; introduction to accounting; year 2: Calculus 2; discrete mathematics; proof and structure in mathematics; year 3: Financial reporting and managerial economics; 1 mathematics option module from those available on the BSc Mathematics; year 4: A mixture of mathematics and accounting optional module

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
4 years
Part Time Evening
BSc (Hons) £9,750  Academic year. First year overseas fees
4 years
Part Time Evening
BSc (Hons) £6,750  Academic year. First year home fees

Qualifications required:

  • Mature entry
  • GCE A-level