1 x 135-hour independent study per semester
Other requirements
Topic Coordinator approval is required for enrolment in this topic. Students should apply via
Enrolment not permitted
MATH4720 has been successfully completed
Assumed knowledge
Mathematical skills such as acquired in the first three years of a mathematics degree.
Topic description
This topic enables an honours or masters student to undertake either (a) an approved advanced level topic at another institution, (b) a topic presented by a visiting academic, or (c) a course of advanced reading and investigation in a specialist area.
Educational aims
This topic aims to provide opportunities for the student to gain greater knowledge in a specific area of Mathematics not normally available at Flinders University.
Expected learning outcomes
At the completion of the topic, students are expected to be able to:

  1. Have in-depth knowledge in several advanced areas of the discipline
  2. Plan, carry out, and report on a research project
  3. Have experience in presenting research seminars and written reports