6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL
Undergraduate - Unit
Refer to the specific census and withdrawal dates for the semester(s) in which this unit is offered.
- First semester 2017 (Day)
Advanced studies by lectures or reading project in an area of mathematics, statistics or related discipline, or a comparable project under the supervision of a member of academic staff in the School of Mathematical Sciences.
On completion of this unit students will be able to:
- Appreciate and understand a relevant area of study outside of those normally presented as part of the third-level undergraduate program in mathematics and statistics;
- Demonstrate learning skills beyond that normally expected for a third-level unit in those disciplines;
- Display high-level written and oral presentation skills on their independent work.
As determined by the Subject Assessment Panel in each case.
Equivalent of three 1-hour lectures per week
See also Unit timetable information
Permission from the Head of School - please contact the unit coordinator in the first instance.