Kingston University has opted into the TEF and received a Bronze award.
Reasons to choose Kingston
– This course received 100 per cent overall student satisfaction (National Student Survey 2018).
– You’ll use applications that model the real world, practical data analysis methodologies and industry standard software (such as Maple and Matlab).
– This course is accredited by the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications (IMA).
About this course
If you are looking for a career-focused mathematics course, this is ideal. The course places mathematics in context. It gives you relevant commercial and social awareness and professional skills, such as computing, reporting and presenting, for your future career.
As you study, you’ll build knowledge and skills as well as a physical portfolio of reports and video presentations that can demonstrate your capabilities to future employers. You’ll work in groups, alongside students from other (IT-based) disciplines, on real world case-studies, developing your own professional skills and awareness of your place in the wider professional world.
Please note that this is an indicative list of modules and is not intended as a definitive list.
Year 1: MA4500 - Mathematical Methods and Modelling of Applications, MA4510 - Problem Solving and Computational Mathematics, MA4550 - Practical Data Analyst Skills, CI4450 - Professional Environments 1.
Year 2: MA5500 - Applications of Calculus and Linear Systems, MA5510 - Mathematics of Finance and Investment, MA5550 - Modelling Real-World Data with Statistics, CI5450 - Professional Environments 2.
Year 3 core modules: MA6500 - Advanced Mathematical Methods and Models, MA6910 - Individual Project.
Year 3 optional modules: MA6510 - Financial Portfolios and Derivatives, MA6520 - Insurance Risk Mathematics, MA6530 - Optimisation Techniques and Applications, MA6550 - Practical Applications of Advanced Statistics, MA6600 - Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning.
Teaching includes lectures, computer practicals and tutorials. Drop-in sessions for mathematics support and assistance with study skills are available.
Assessment includes coursework and practical/written exam or coursework only (eg tests, group work, case studies and presentations).
Professionally accredited courses provide industry-wide recognition of the quality of your qualification.
- Mathematics and its Applications, Institute of
How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Main Site|
This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||112 points||UCAS points from a minimum of 2 A-Levels or equivalent Level 3 qualifications. General Studies not accepted.|
|A level||BBC||A Level Mathematics with a minimum of a grade C required.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DMM||Considered if applicant holds Maths A Level at grade C.|
|Access to HE Diploma||
D: 15 credits
M: 30 credits
P: 0 credits
Equivalent of 112 UCAS points.
Access in Science or Maths.
|Scottish Higher||Equivalent of 112 UCAS points to include Mathematics at a minimum of a grade C (Advanced Higher).|
|AS||One AS in a different subject not studied through to A2 level will be considered|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||25 points||
To include Mathematics at Higher Level grade 5. Pass English Language (A1/A2) with 4 or above at Higher Level (HL); or 5 or above at Standard Level (SL)
Pass English Language (B) with 4 or above at Higher Level (HL) only
|Leaving Certificate - Higher Level (Ireland) (first awarded in 2017)||H3, H3, H3, H4, H4||Equivalent of 112 UCAS points to include Mathematics at a minimum of H3.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DM||Considered if applicant holds Maths A Level at grade C.|
Please click the following link to find out more about qualification requirements for this coursehttps://www.kingston.ac.uk/undergraduate-course/mathematics/
Fees and funding
|EU||£9,250 *||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|
*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.