Mathematics (Special Studies Program) A (MATH1906)


This is an Advanced unit of study. Entry to Mathematics (Special Studies Program) A is generally restricted to students with an ATAR of 98.5 or higher and an excellent school record in Mathematics. Students will cover the material in MATH1901 Differential Calculus (Advanced). In addition there will be a selection of special topics, which are not available elsewhere in the Mathematics and Statistics program.

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Two 1 hour lectures, one 1 hour seminar and one 1 hour tutorial per week.


One 1.5 hour exam, assignments, classwork (100%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules

Prerequisites and assumed knowledge

Band E4 in HSC Mathematics Extension 2 or equivalent


MATH1001 or MATH1011 or MATH1901 or MATH1111 or ENVX1001

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Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.