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Mathematics

Open University in Scotland

Content

Delve deep into the aspects of pure and applied mathematics that interest you. Choose from areas such as fractal geometry, coding theory and calculus of variations. Advance your career with a high-level qualification. Choose from a wide range of modules. There are topics for not only mathematicians but engineers and mathematically inclined scientists. You’ll conclude with an independent study, exploring a topic in detail and submitting a dissertation.

You an exit after stage 1 with PgCert Mathematics

You an exit after stage 2 with PgDip Mathematics

Entry Requirements

You should normally have a minimum of a 2.2 honours degree in mathematics or a 2.1 honours degree in a subject with a high mathematical content.

Computer and internet access required.

Progression Routes

On successful completion of 180 points’ worth of required courses you will be awarded an MSc in Mathematics and entitling you to use the letters MSc (Maths) (Open) after your name.

Start Date

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Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MSc

Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning

Course Length

2 years (minimum)

Faculty

General

Department

Mathematics

SCQF Level

11

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