Program of Study


OPTION 1: Appropriate for students who have NOT successfully completed SACE Stage 2 Mathematical Studies or Mathematical Methods, or equivalent. Students who take this option may NOT also take Option of the Physics Teaching Major.

Teaching Major - Mathematics - Year 1 topics


9 units comprising:

 MATH1701  Mathematics Fundamentals A  (4.5 units)
 MATH1702  Mathematics 1B  (4.5 units)

Teaching Major - Mathematics - Year 2 topics


9 units comprising:

 MATH1121  Mathematics 1A  (4.5 units)
 MATH1122  Mathematics 1B  (4.5 units)

Teaching Major - Mathematics - Year 3 topics


15 units selected from:

 COMP2781  Computer Mathematics  (4.5 units)
 ENGR2722  Signals and Systems  (4.5 units)
 MATH2701  Principles of Analysis  (4.5 units)
 MATH2702  Linear Algebra and Differential Equations  (4.5 units)
 MATH2711  Several Variable Calculus*  (4.5 units)
 MATH2712  Algebra  (4.5 units)
 MATH3702  Methods of Applied Mathematics  (4.5 units)
 STAT2702  Probability  (4.5 units)
 Transition topic#

* Students doing a Teaching Major in Physics cannot select this topic as part of the Mathematics Teaching Major

# Depending on the combination of topics you have passed or intend to take, you may need to enrol in either a 1.5 unit or 3 unit transition topic to complete the 24 unit Teaching Major. Enrolment in a transition topic will require the approval of the Major Co-ordinator.

OPTION 2: Appropriate for students who HAVE successfully completed SACE Stage 2 Mathematical Studies or Mathematical Methods, or equivalent.

Teaching Major - Mathematics - Year 1 topics


9 units comprising:

 MATH1121  Mathematics 1A  (4.5 units)
 MATH1122  Mathematics 1B  (4.5 units)

Teaching Major - Mathematics - Year 2 & 3 topics


24 units selected from:

 COMP2781  Computer Mathematics  (4.5 units)
 ENGR2722  Signals and Systems  (4.5 units)
 MATH2701  Principles of Analysis  (4.5 units)
 MATH2702  Linear Algebra and Differential Equations  (4.5 units)
 MATH2711  Several Variable Calculus*  (4.5 units)
 MATH2712  Algebra  (4.5 units)
 MATH3701  Numerical Analysis  (4.5 units)
 MATH3702  Methods of Applied Mathematics  (4.5 units)
 MATH3711  Complex Analysis  (4.5 units)
 MATH3712  Partial Differential Equations  (4.5 units)
 STAT2702  Probability  (4.5 units)
 Transition topic#

* Students doing a Teaching Major in Physics cannot select this topic as part of the Mathematics Teaching Major

# Depending on the combination of topics you have passed or intend to take, you may need to enrol in either a 1.5 unit or 3 unit transition topic to complete the 24 unit Teaching Major. Enrolment in a transition topic will require the approval of the Major Co-ordinator.