BSc in Mathematics in Malawi

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A BSc stands for Bachelor of Science, and it is an undergraduate academic degree. Depending on the particular program, students who earn a BSc may choose to enter into a career or continue their education and earn an advanced degree.

Malawi, officially the Republic of Malawi, is a landlocked country in southeast Africa that was formerly known as Nyasaland. It is bordered by Zambia to the northwest, Tanzania to the northeast, and Mozambique on the east, south and west. Malawi's largest tertiary education structure at present is the University of Malawi.

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BSc in Mathematics

University of Bolton
Campus Full time 3 - 5 years

Our BSc (Hons) Mathematics degree contains plenty of pure and applied mathematics as well as some numerical analysis. You will have the opportunity to learn a broad range of mathematical topics that will develop your knowledge and strengthen your understanding of the subject. Learning is through a mix of lectures, tutorials and assignments with a significant level of personal study and, as teaching groups are not large, you can be sure of... [+]

Best Bachelor of Science Degrees in Mathematics in Malawi 2017. Mathematics - BSc (Hons) Our BSc (Hons) Mathematics degree contains plenty of pure and applied mathematics as well as some numerical analysis. You will have the opportunity to learn a broad range of mathematical topics that will develop your knowledge and strengthen your understanding of the subject. Learning is through a mix of lectures, tutorials and assignments with a significant level of personal study and, as teaching groups are not large, you can be sure of excellent support and attention from teaching staff. You will also have the opportunity to pursue an area of personal interest through submission of a dissertation in your final year. About the course Group sizes are relatively small with an average of about 20 students per class so you will receive excellent support and attention from teaching staff. During your studies you are not required to specialise in any particular aspect or application of mathematics, though there is an opportunity to do so if desired. Additional topics included on the course, which you will study mainly during your final year, have been chosen because they introduce you to areas of current interest and lead you naturally towards research topics. Special features The department is relatively small and friendly and offers enthusiastic teaching and support throughout the course of your studies. What you will learn The degree contains a broad mix of mathematics. Topics similar to those found on A-level courses are included to a greater depth and with a greater degree of specialisation as well as topics that will be new to you. You will enhance your understanding and skills in both pure and applied mathematics and computational areas of mathematics. As well as expanding your knowledge and understanding of mathematics you will develop your skills of abstract, logical thinking and reasoned argument. What you will study Level HE4 You will take six mathematics modules: Mathematical Methods; Abstract Algebra; The Mathematician in Society; Calculus; Structured Programming; Algorithms and Applications. Level HE5 You will take six modules: Further Mathematical Methods; Vector Calculus; Dynamics; Real Analysis; Numerical Analysis; Linear Algebra. Level HE6 You take a dissertation and four taught modules chosen from: Further Linear Algebra; Complex Variables; Ring Theory; Numerical Solution of Differential Equations; Fluid Dynamics; Partial Differential Equations; Group Theory. The Mathematical Methods and Calculus modules include some revision work in the very early part of the degree. The pure mathematics in the degree is generally more abstract in nature than that which you will have encountered at A-level. It is essential that you have a good grounding in pure mathematics before starting on the degree. A background in applied mathematics is desireable. Entry requirements 260 UCAS points from at least two, but preferably three, A2-levels (or equivalent) including mathematics. You should also have five GCSEs at grade C or above (or equivalent) in any subjects. You may be required to attend an interview as part of the application process. If English is not your first language you will also normally need IELTS 6.0 (or equivalent). If you do not have the required English level, you can study English with us from IELTS 4.0 (or equivalent). [-]