Project

Description

Building on the foundations laid in MATH4107, in MATH4108 students complete a research project under the supervision of a member of the academic staff.

Availability

Callaghan Campus

  • Semester 1 - 2015
  • Semester 2 - 2015

Learning Outcomes

1. Worked collaboratively with a supervisor

2. Planned and executed a research project in mathematics

3. Communicated mathematics using the style, protocols and conventions of the discipline.

4. Developed an awareness of the ways in which mathematics is disseminated.

Content

In this course, under the supervision of a member of the academic staff, each student will:

  • complete an individual research project
  • provide a written exposition (in the style of the discipline) of their research - usually 10,000 to 20,000 words
  • present results of their research in a seminar
  • offer an oral defence of their research

Requisites

This course is only available to students enrolled in the Bachelor of Mathematics (Honours) program.

Assumed Knowledge

MATH4107

Assessment Items

Thesis: Thesis

Presentation: Presentation

Contact Hours

Individual Supervision

Face to Face On Campus 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term