Be equipped to research and develop the next big breakthroughs in technology and science. Combine theoretical studies of algorithms and data structures in computer science with a comprehensive specialised knowledge and sophisticated application of mathematics. Select a mathematics specialisation from over 60 courses in mathematics and statistics. Learn how to solve data driven problems in the physical and biological sciences, engineering, information technology, economics and business. Choose from a range of majors covering topical issues in mathematics and computer science. Study applied mathematics, cyber security, data analytics and operations research, data science, machine learning, mathematical physics, programming languages, pure mathematics, scientific computing or statistics. Develop high-level quantitative and analytic skills to play a key role at the forefront of new and emerging fields to support the global finance, energy, transport, health and communications industries. For more information, visit Bachelor of Mathematics/Computer Science at UQ.
Specialist Mathematics is recommended for this program. Students without Specialist Mathematics or equivalent may be required to undertake preparatory courses which may not enable the program to be completed in the minimum time frame without overloading or undertaking summer study.
Applied mathematics, cyber security, data analytics and operations research, data science, machine learning, mathematical physics, programming languages, pure mathematics, scientific computing or statistics.
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English, Literature, English and Literature Extension or English as an Additional Language (Units 3 and 4, C); Mathematical Methods (Units 3 and 4, C)
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Finance; economics; information technology; data science; teaching; emerging fields at the integration of science and technology.
11 Jan 2024
6 Jun 2024
4 years Full time or 8 years Part time