MMath Project (846G1)

30 credits, Level 7 (Masters)

Autumn and spring teaching

The work for the project and the writing of the project report will have a major role in bringing together material that you have mastered up to Year 3 and are mastering in Year 4.

It will consist of a sustained investigation of a mathematical topic at Masters' level. The project report will be typeset using TeX/LaTeX (mathematical document preparation system).

The use of mathematical typesetting, (mathematics-specific) information technology and databases and general research skills such as presentation of mathematical material to an audience, gathering information, usage of (electronic) scientific libraries will be taught and acquired during the project.

Assessment

15%: Practical (Presentation)
85%: Written assessment (Dissertation)

Contact hours and workload

This module is 300 hours of work. This breaks down into 36 hours of contact time and 264 hours of independent study.

This module is running in the academic year 2018/19. We also plan to offer it in future academic years. It may become unavailable due to staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of such changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.

Courses

This module is offered on the following courses: