MATHEMATICS THESIS B

MAT4THB

2021

Credit points: 30

Subject outline

Students complete the project commenced in MAT4THA, writing up the results as a thesis. All students are required to present a 20-minute talk on their project after the thesis has been submitted. A list of prospective topics and supervisors is available from the Department of Mathematics and Statistics.

SchoolEngineering and Mathematical Sciences

Credit points30

Subject Co-ordinatorTomasz Kowalski

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesN/A

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Enrolment requires co-ordinators approval

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsMAT42THB

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsThis subject is part of a 45 credit point thesis program.

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Career Ready

Career-focusedNo

Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Demonstrate advanced theoretical and technical knowledge of the topic of the thesis.
02. Use advanced cognitive and technical skills to select and apply research methods to critically analyse, evaluate and interpret literature relevant to the topic.
03. Use advanced cognitive and technical skills to analyse, generate and transmit solutions to, or an exposition of, complex problems relevant to the topic.
04. Use advanced communication skills to transmit knowledge and ideas of the research to others.
05. Demonstrate autonomy, well-developed judgement, adaptability and responsibility as a researcher.

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorTomasz Kowalski

Class requirements

Supervised ResearchWeek: 10 - 22
One 1.00 h supervised research per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
Supervised research under the direction of a member of staff equivalent to a total of 450 hours

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

A thesis equivalent to 13,000-words. Combined assessment for MAT4THB and MAT4THA

N/AOtherIndividualNo100 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorTomasz Kowalski

Class requirements

Supervised ResearchWeek: 30 - 42
One 1.00 h supervised research per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 42 and delivered via face-to-face.
Supervised research under the direction of a member of staff equivalent to a total of 450 hours

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

A thesis equivalent to 13,000-words. Combined assessment for MAT4THB and MAT4THA

N/AOtherIndividualNo100 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5