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MMathMathematics

Nottingham Trent University
United Kingdom, Nottingham
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Overview

The emphasis of this course is on the systematic understanding and proper application of mathematical and statistical theories and techniques. You’ll gain knowledge and understanding through the use of professional mathematical and statistical software.

Why choose this course?
You will benefit from an undergraduate master’s level course where you will develop a deep knowledge and systematic understanding of maths and its applications. The course will equip you with analytic problem-solving skills and other transferable skills necessary for a wide range of careers in industry. You will also acquire specialist knowledge and skills to prepare you for further study and research.

A key feature of the course is problem solving, which is designed to develop your analytic, investigation, professional and transferable skills. You will apply these skills in your final year project.

You also have the option of a 12 month paid work placement in the third year, which could give you an additional award of a Diploma in Professional Practice upon completion.

Programme structure

What will I study?
This course gives you the option to tailor part of your learning towards your own personal interests and preferences with selected modules from pure mathematics, applied mathematics and statistics.

Year One

Mathematical methods
Introduction to numerical methods
Data analysis
Introduction to algebra
Vector algebra and calculus
Foundations and Investigations in Mathematics
Year Two

Differential equations and transform methods
Numerical methods for ordinary differential equations
Probability and statistical inference
Linear algebra and its applications
Advanced calculus
Problem-solving
Year Three

Core modules

Differential and integral equations
Numerical analysis and dynamical systems
Stochastic processes
Research methodology and ethics
Optional modules
Choose one module from:

Statistical modelling
Linear systems
Plus choose one module from:

Applied statistics
Topics in applied mathematics
Topics in pure mathematics
Year Four

MMath research project
Plus, choose three modules from:

Coding theory and cryptography
Computational statistics and data analysis
Mathematical recipes
Topics in mathematical biology.

Career opportunities

There is a growing need for skilled mathematicians in all areas of industry. Skills such as numeracy and reasoning, together with the analytical approach to problem solving that you will acquire are highly sought after by employers.

If you have ambitions to progress into a professional scientific career in industry or academia, then this course is for you.

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States