APPLIED MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS

NO NEW ENROLMENT IN 2017 FOR THIS QUALIFICATION

FACULTY FACULTY OF SCIENCE AND AGRICULTURE
DEPARTMENTS: MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES
DEGREE(DESIGNATOR) BACHELOR OF SCIENCE
QUALIFIER
MAJORS APPLIED MATHEMATICS STATISTICS
ABBREVIATION BSC
QUALIFICATION CODE (SAQF)
UNIZULU CODE SBSC05
EXIT NQF LEVEL 7
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS A PASS OF AT LEAST 60% (LEVEL 5) IN MATHEMATICS
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS A PASS OF AT LEAST 50% (LEVEL 4) IN ENGLISH
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS A PASS OF AT LEAST 50% (LEVEL 4) IN PHYSICAL SCIENCE OR INFO TECHNOLOGY OR LIFE SCIENCES
MINIMUM CREDITS FOR ADMISSION NATIONAL SENIOR CERTIFICATE WITH DEGREE ENDORSEMENT WITH AT LEAST 30 NSC POINTS
MINIMUM DURATION OF STUDIES 3 YEARS
PRESENTATION MODE OF SUBJECTS: DAY CLASSES
INTAKE FOR THE QUALIFICATION: JANUARY
REGISTRATION CYCLE FOR THE SUBJECTS: JANUARY
READMISSION: SUBJECT TO PRIOR PERFORMANCE AND CURRENT APPLICABILITY OF PASSED MODULES
TOTAL CREDITS TO GRADUATE: 360

 

SUBJECT NAME SUBJECT CODE SUBJECT CREDITS NQF LEVEL PREREQUISITE SUBJECT(S) CO-REQUISITE SUBJECT(S)
FIRST YEAR SEMESTER 1
CALCULUS I SMTH111 F C 15 5
DISCRETE MATHEMATICS SAMT111 G M 15 5 SMTH111 (SLMH111)
INTRODUCTORY COMPUTING SCPS111 B C 15 5
ELEMENTARY STATISTICS FOR SCIENCE STUDENTS SSTT111 E M 15 5 SMTH111 (SLMH111)
FIRST YEAR SEMESTER 2
FURTHER DISCRETE MATHEMATICS SAMT122 G M 15 6 SMTH112 (SLMH112) SAMT111
CALCULUS II SMTH112 F C 15 6 SMTH111 (SLMH111)
INTRO TO SYSTEMS PROGRAMMING SCPS112 B C 15 6 SCPS111
 

STATISTICS FOR SCIENCE STUDENTS

 

SSTT112 E

 

M

 

15

 

6

SMTH111 (SLMH111) SMTH112 (SLMH112) SSTT111
SECOND YEAR SEMESTER 1
DYNAMICAL SYSTEMS & MATHEMATICAL MODELLING SAMT211 E M 15 6 SMTH111 (SLMH111) SMTH112 (SLMH112) SMTH221
ADVANCED CALCULUS SMTH221 H C 15 6 SMTH111 (SLMH111) SMTH112 (SLMH112)
DATA STRUCTURES AND ALGORITHMS SCPS211 D C 15 6 SCPS111 SCPS112
 

DISTRIBUTION THEORY

 

SSTT211 C

 

M

 

15

 

6

SSTT111 SSTT112 SMTH111 (SLMH111) SMTH112 (SLMH112)  

SMTH221

SECOND YEAR SEMESTER 2
INTRO TO OPERATIONS RESEARCH SAMT212 E M 15 6 SMTH111 (SLMH111) SMTH112 (SLMH112) SAMT211 SMTH222
LINEAR ALGEBRA & DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS SMTH222 H C 15 6 SMTH111 (SLMH111) SMTH112(SLMH112) SMTH221
SOFTWARE ENGINEERING SCPS212 D C 15 6 SCPS112 SCPS211
 

STATISTICAL INFERENCE

 

SSTT212 C

 

M

 

15

 

6

SSTT111 SSTT112 SMTH111(SLMH111) SMTH112(SLMH112)  

SMTH222

THIRD YEAR SEMESTER 1
TENSOR ANALYSIS SAMT331 B M 15 7 SAMT211 SAMT212 SMTH221 SMTH222
APPLIED MATHEMATICAL METHODS SAMT321 D M 15 7 SAMT211 SAMT212 SMTH221 SMTH222
RANDOM PROCESSES SSTT311 F M 15 7 SSTT211 SSTT212 SMTH221 SMTH222
EXPERIMENTAL DESIGN SSTT321 H M 15 7 SSTT211 SSTT212 SMTH221 SMTH222
THIRD YEAR SEMESTER 2
ADVANCED CLASSICAL MECHANICS SAMT312 B M 15 7 SAMT211 SAMT212 SMTH221 SMTH222
NUMERICAL METHODS SAMT322 D M 15 7 SAMT211 SAMT212 SMTH221 SMTH222
LINEAR MODELS SSTT312 F M 15 7 SSTT211 SSTT212 SMTH221 SMTH222
TIME SERIES SSTT322 H M 15 7 SSTT211 SSTT212 SMTH221 SMTH222