Mathematics

Manchester Metropolitan University

Degree level: Undergraduate
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Course summary

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Your introduction to degree-level mathematics will leave no stone unturned, with a broad range of topics including discrete mathematics, linear algebra, calculus, statistics and decision mathematics. And in our high-tech, high-spec teaching laboratories you’ll learn to program in a mathematical language, using software packages that are commonly used for both commercial and research purposes. As you progress, you’ll be able to choose from a range of subjects that reflect your interests and career aspirations, culminating in a chance to apply your learning in project work. Typical areas of study include further calculus and linear algebra, numerical methods and modelling, mathematics of computer graphics, number theory, cryptography, operational research, financial mathematics, statistics, digital communications, sound processing, dynamical systems and group theory. Our Maths course also has built-in flexibility for those considering studying to a higher level, and if you achieve a second-year average mark of 60% you can transfer seamlessly to MMath (Hons) Mathematics. This option is also open to students who come through the Foundation Year route (a tuition fee loan will be available for all five years). Choose a placement – the course offers real flexibility as you will enrol on the three-year course and then decide if a placement is right for you once you have started your studies. You don’t have to decide now. If you opt to undertake a placement your course will normally be four years full-time. FEATURES AND BENEFITS:

  • You’ll gain in-depth knowledge of mathematical software packages for use in solving real-world problems.
  • Our excellent facilities include 14 teaching laboratories with high-specification PCs and Apple Macs with specialist, industry-standard software running on Windows, Mac or Linux operating systems.
  • All our maths degree courses are approved by the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications.
  • BSc (Hons) Mathematics students may transfer to MMath (Hons) Mathematics at the end of their second year Level 5 studies if they achieve a second year average mark at least 60%.
  • BSc (Hons) Mathematics (Foundation) students may also transfer at the end of Level 5 to MMath (Hons) Mathematics if they satisfy the 60% unit average requirement and a tuition fee loan will be available for all 5 years.

Course details


How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

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Application codes

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Course codeG100
Institution code M40
Campus nameMain Site
Campus code-

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

QualificationOfferFurther information
UCAS Tariff 104 - 112 points
A level BCC - BBC To include grade C in Mathematics
Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016) Acceptable in combination with A level Mathematics at grade C or above.
Access to HE Diploma Pass Access to HE Diploma in Mathematics with a minimum score of 106 UCAS Tariff points.
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme 26 points To include HL 5 in Mathematics

GCSE grade C/4 in English Language or Level 2 Functional Skills English and GCSE grade C/4 in Mathematics The level 2 requirements may also be met through the level 3 course requirements for the course; please contact the University directly if you require further information.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

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Additional fee information

For further information: http://www.mmu.ac.uk/study/undergraduate
Mathematics at Manchester Metropolitan University - UCAS