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 MATHEMATICS STATISTICS
ABBREVIATION BSC
QUALIFICATION CODE (SAQF)
UNIZULU CODE SBSC35
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 M 15 5
ELEMENTARY STATISTICS FOR SCIENCE STUDENTS SSTT111 E M 15 5 SMTH111(SLMH111)
DISCRETE MATHEMATICS SAMT111 G C 15 5 SMTH111(SLMH111)
INTRODUCTORY COMPUTING SCPS111 B C 15 5
FIRST YEAR SEMESTER 2
CALCULUS II SMTH112 F M 15 6 SMTH111(SLMH111)
 

STATISTICS FOR SCIENCE STUDENTS

 

SSTT112 E

 

M

 

15

 

6

SMTH111(SLMH111) SMTH112(SLMH112) SSTT111
FURTHER DISCRETE MATHEMATICS SAMT122 G C 15 6 SMTH112(SLMH112) SAMT111
INTRO TO SYSTEMS PROGRAMMING SCPS112 B C 15 6 SCPS111
SECOND YEAR SEMESTER 1
ADVANCED CALCULUS SMTH221 H M 15 6 SMTH111(SLMH111) SMTH112(SLMH112)
 

DISTRIBUTION THEORY

 

SSTT211 C

 

M

 

15

 

6

SSTT111 SSTT112 SMTH111(SLMH111) SMTH112(SLMH112)  

SMTH221

DYNAMICAL SYSTEMS & MATHEMATICAL MODELLING SAMT211 E C 15 6 SMTH111(SLMH111) SMTH112(SLMH112) SMTH221
DATA STRUCTURES AND ALGORITHMS SCPS211 D C 15 6 SCPS111 SCPS112
SECOND YEAR SEMESTER 2
LINEAR ALGEBRA & DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS SMTH222 H M 15 6 SMTH111(SLMH111) SMTH112(SLMH112) SMTH221
 

STATISTICAL INFERENCE

 

SSTT212 C

 

M

 

15

 

6

SSTT111 SSTT112 SMTH111(SLMH111) SMTH112(SLMH112)  

SMTH222

INTRO TO OPERATIONS RESEARCH SAMT212 E C 15 6 SMTH111(SLMH111) SMTH112(SLMH112) SAMT211 SMTH222
SOFTWARE ENGINEERING SCPS212 D       C 15 6 SCPS112 SCPS211
THIRD YEAR SEMESTER 1
ABSTRACT ALGEBRA SMTH311 A M 15 7 SMTH221 SMTH222
REAL ANALYSIS SMTH321 C M 15 7 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
GRAPH THEORY SMTH312 A M 15 7 SMTH221 SMTH222
COMPLEX ANALYSIS SMTH322 C M 15 7 SMTH221 SMTH222
LINEAR MODELS SSTT312 F M 15 7 SSTT211 SSTT212 SMTH221 SMTH222
TIME SERIES SSTT322 H M 15 7 SSTT211 SSTT212 SMTH221 SMTH222