London Metropolitan University

Course Introduction

This professionally accredited course concentrates on building up your problem' solving, mathematical reasoning, statistics, operational research and general IT skills to help you find a suitable career. The course is particularly suitable for those who are coming back to maths after a break, or who don't have the right formal mathematics qualifications but are passionate about the subject. Opportunities to gain real work experience are built into the course, including placement opportunities, and staff have close links with industry and an excellent reputation for teaching business' relevant skills. Added value: This course scored a 91% student satisfaction rating in the 2013 National Student Survey.

Course Modules

Year 1 topics include: logic and mathematical techniques; mathematical proof and structures; mathematical programming; financial maths with statistics 1. Year 2 topics include: calculus and linear algebra; project management; work related learning; computational mathematics. Options include: discrete mathematics and group theory; financial mathematics with statistics 2. Year 3 topics include: academic independent study; mathematical modelling; further calculus and differential equations; statistics with financial mathematics 3. Options include: financial and statistical modelling; cryptography and coding theory; algebra and analysis; mathematics of infinity; extension of knowledge module.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees
3 years
Full Time
BSc (Hons)
4 - 6 years
Part Time Day
BSc (Hons)

Qualifications required:

  • International Baccalaureate 28
  • Tariff 72
  • SQA Higher
  • GCE A-level
  • BTEC National Diploma PMM
  • SQA Advanced Higher
  • GCE AS-level
  • BTEC National Certificate (12 units) DD
  • Course specific
  • GCSE/SQA Standard Grade
  • OCR National Certificate (6 Units)
  • OCR National Diploma (12 Units) D
  • OCR National Extended Diploma (18 Units)