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MA5051 - Research Project B

Credit points: 6
Year: 2020
Student Contribution Band: Band 2
Administered by: College of Science and Engineering

Available to postgraduate students in mathematics.

The student will undertake a research project on a topic approved by the Head of School and selected in consultation with their supervisor. The supervisor will normally be a staff member in Mathematics and Statistics.

Learning Outcomes

  • give the student experience at undertaking a research project in an area of mathematics;
  • give the student experience in presenting the results of a research investigation in the form of a written thesis.

Subject Assessment

  • Assessment will be based on the thesis describing the project. Where the subject forms the first part of a major project, the assessment will be based on the work to date. This could include the research proposal, literature review and preliminary work as appropriate.


Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 26-Mar-2020
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Shaun Belward.

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 27-Aug-2020
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Shaun Belward.

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.