An intellectually challenging degree which encourages conceptual and abstract thought. You’ll gain an understanding of pure and applied mathematics on this accredited course, while developing your knowledge of probability, statistics, and numerical programming. You'll study in small groups as part of our close-knit mathematical community, under renowned researchers whose specialisms include algebra, geometry, fluid dynamics and astrophysics. Under their expert guidance, you’ll work on projects that will push and develop your abilities in topics at the frontier of mathematics. Our degrees prepare you for your future career by encouraging conceptual and abstract thought. Students with good A level results, or equivalent, may be eligible for the Gillian Stead Bursary - worth up to £6,300 over three years. The foundation year has been designed to give you the skills and knowledge to entry on to the degree. Official Team GB partners Did you know that the University of Hull is the official University Partner of Team GB? Our united belief is that anyone, with the right opportunities ahead and a dedicated team behind, can achieve extraordinary things. This is what our partnership with Team GB is built on. Extraordinary is in you – and we’ll help you find it. What does this mean for you? It means that whether you’re studying sports science, or marketing, or logistics, or healthcare, or engineering, you’ll be able to gain invaluable experience through this unique partnership. We are working with Team GB to create opportunities for volunteering and work experience, to get involved with meet-and-greet sessions with Olympians, host on-campus talks from guest speakers and so much more. Some of our students recently helped Team GB athletes get their kit ready to compete in preparation for the Minsk 2019 European Games. It’s an extraordinary partnership, and you won’t find it anywhere else. Find out more at hull.ac.uk/teamgb.
Foundation Year Preparing for Learning in Higher Education Group Challenge Introduction to Data Analysis Foundation Maths 1 Foundation Maths 2 Introduction to Physics 1 Introduction to Physics 2 Year 1 Compulsory modules Introduction to University Mathematics Numbers, Sequences and Series Calculus Vector and Linear Algebra Introduction to Probability and Statistics Modelling and Mechanics Year 2 Compulsory modules Analysis Differential Equations Vector Calculus Optional modules Functions of a Complex Variable Group and Ring Theory Practical Programming with MATLAB Statistical Models Passport Languages Year 3 Core module Mathematical Project Optional modules Partial Differential Equations Numerical Analysis Fluid Dynamics Classical and Quantum Mechanics Dynamical Systems Cryptography All modules are subject to availability and this list may change at any time.
You'll be assessed through a combination of written, practical and coursework assessments throughout your degree. Written assessment typically includes exams and multiple choice tests. Practical is an assessment of your skills and competencies. This could include presentations, school experience, work experience or laboratory work. Coursework typically includes essays, written assignments, dissertations, research projects or producing a portfolio of your work.
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The foundation year is designed for applicants whose qualifications and experience do not allow direct entry to the undergraduate degree. We expect applicants to demonstrate an experience of a related subject and an aptitude for academic work which may be determined by an essay and/or interview alongside the application. For applicants with Level 3 qualifications, we will usually require a minimum of 80 points.
English language requirements
|IELTS (Academic)||6||This course requires IELTS 6.0 overall, with at least 5.5 in each skill. For other English language proficiency qualifications accepted by the University please visit www.hull.ac.uk|
|Institution's Own Test||60% overall (with minimum 55% in each skill)|
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Fees and funding
|Republic of Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|
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