This learning programme is recommended for students who wish to develop a sound mathematical base for a career as scientist, mathematical analyst, financial mathematician, lecturer or teacher. Students can broaden their scientific background by combining their mathematical subjects with Physics, Chemistry or the Geosciences or can place a higher emphasis on Mathematics modules. For a career in Applied Mathematics the student must first develop a solid mathematical background.
Type: undergraduate degree
Duration: 3 years full time
Compulsory subjects
First year subjects:
- Mathematics
- Computer literacy
- Chemistry
- Physics
- Geosciences
Second year subjects:
- Mathematics and applied mathematics
Third year subjects:
- Mathematics and applied mathematics
Careers: mathematician, researcher, educator.
Source:
www.ufs.ac.za