Study Schemes

BSC Financial Mathematics (includes foundation year) [G1NF]

Academic Year: 2021/2022Single Honours scheme - available from 2019/2020

Duration (studying Full-Time): 4 years

Award Eligibility:Standard Awards; Excellence Scholarship;

Part 1 Rules

Year 1 Core (110 Credits)

You must take the following modules.

Semester 1
MA01000

Mathematics Tutorial

MA02610

Foundations of Mathematics 1

PH06020

Introduction to Mathematical Methods for Physicists 1

Semester 2
AB01320

Economics, Finance and Accounting for Business

MA00910

Introduction to Statistics

MA01020

Mathematics Tutorial

MA03610

Foundations of Mathematics 2

PH06520

Introduction to Mathematical Methods for Physicists 2

Year 1 Options

Choose 10 credits (one) from the list below

Semester 1
CS01010

Spreadsheets for University Students

PH01010

Introduction to Physical Forces

PH03010

Introduction to the Physics of Matter

Semester 2

Year 2 Core (40 Credits)

You must take the following modules.

Semester 1
AB11120

Fundamentals of Accounting and Finance

Semester 2
AB11220

Accounting and Finance for Specialists

Year 2 Timetable Core/Student Option

You must take the following modules. Choose your preferred language.

Semester 1
MA10310

Probability

MA10510

Algebra

MP10610

Calculus

MT10310

Tebygoleg

MT10510

Algebra

MT10610

Calcwlws

Semester 2
MA11110

Mathematical Analysis

MA11210

Differential Equations

MA11310

Statistics

MP11010

Further Algebra and Calculus

MT11010

Algebra a Chalcwlws Pellach

MT11110

Dadansoddi Mathemategol

MT11210

Hafaliadau Differol

MT11310

Ystadegaeth

Year 2 Options

Choose 10 credits from the list below.

Semester 1
MA10110

Coordinate and Vector Geometry

MT10110

Geometreg Gyfesurynnol a Fectoraidd

Semester 2
MP12910

Career Planning and Skills Development

MT12910

Cynllunio Gyrfa a Datblygu Sgiliau

Part 2 Rules

Year 3 Core (70 Credits)

You must take the following modules.

Semester 1
AB21200

Intermediate Management Accounting

AB21400

Corporate Finance and Financial Markets

MA26010

Distributions and Estimation

MA26600

Applied Statistics

Semester 2
AB21220

Intermediate Management Accounting

AB21420

Corporate Finance and Financial Markets

MA26620

Applied Statistics

Year 3 Timetable Core/Student Option

You must take the following modules. Choose your preferred language.

Semester 1
MA25200

Introduction to Numerical Analysis and its applications

MT25200

Cyflwyniad i Ddadansoddiad Rhifiadol a'i gymhwysiadau

Semester 2
MA21410

Linear Algebra

MA25220

Introduction to Numerical Analysis and its applications

MT21410

Algebra Llinol

MT25220

Cyflwyniad i Ddadansoddiad Rhifiadol a'i gymhwysiadau

Year 3 Options

Choose 20 credits from the list below (choose your preferred language, if applicable).

Semester 1
MA20110

Real Analysis

MA20310

Introduction to Abstract Algebra

MT20110

Dadansoddiad Real

Semester 2
MA21510

Complex Analysis

Final Year Core (80 Credits)

You must take the following modules.

Semester 1
AC30400

Investments and Financial Instruments

AC32900

Financial Accounting 2

EC32020

Advanced Econometrics

MA37810

Stochastic Models in Finance

Semester 2
AC30420

Investments and Financial Instruments

AC32920

Financial Accounting 2

MA37410

Probability and Stochastic Processes

Final Year Options

Choose 20 - 40 credits from the list below (Choose your preferred language, where applicable)

Semester 1
MA30210

Norms and Differential Equations

MA34110

Partial Differential Equations

MA36510

Linear Statistical Models

MT30210

Normau a Hafaliadau Differol

MT34110

Hafaliadau Differol Rhannol

Semester 2
MA32410

Graphs and Networks

MA36010

Comparative Statistical Inference

MT32410

Graffiau a Rhwydweithiau

Final Year Electives

Choose 0 - 20 credits (level 3) as advised by the mathematics department, subject to pre-requisites

Aberystwyth University Standard Awards

  • Entrance Scholarship / Merit Award
  • Sports Bursary
  • Music Bursary
  • International Excellence Scholarship
  • Residential Bursary
  • Aberystwyth Bursary
  • Care Leaver Bursary