College of Science - Swansea University

Bachelor in Mathematics and Spanish - Grado en Matemáticas y Español

College of Science - Swansea University
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  • Imparte:
  • Modalidad:
    Presencial
  • Precio:
    Annual tuition fees for entry in the academic year 2015/16 are as follows:
    UK/EU £9,000
    International £12,500
  • Comienzo:
    Información no disponible
  • Lugar:
    Swansea
    Reino Unido
  • Duración:
    4 Años
  • Condiciones:
    You may be eligible for funding to help support your study. To find out about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities that are available please visit the University´s scholarships and bursaries page.
  • Idioma:
    El Curso se imparte en Inglés
  • Titulación:
    BSc Mathematics and Spanish

Presentación

On the BSc Mathematics and Spanish course you will cover the general range of mathematical material over your three years of study including elements of different aspects of the subject such as Pure Mathematics, Applied Mathematics and Mathematics for Finance.
The course gives you the chance to explore and understand the number theory that Pythagoras studied, the Financial Mathematics that the highest
flyers on Wall Street rely on, and a wealth of other topics reflecting the teaching team’s research expertise in probability, analysis, nonlinear partial differential equations, noncommutative geometry and algebraic topology.

Requisitos

A levels: grades ABB-BBB, to include Mathematics, or equivalent.

Welsh Baccalaureate: Pass acceptable as equivalent to an A grade A level.

BTEC: DDM plus A Level grade B in Mathematics.

Scottish Highers: ABBCC to include Mathematics grade B.

Access to HE (Science): Pass with Distinction (to include 24 Dist, 15 Merits and 6 Passes) including 18 in Maths.

International Baccalaureate: 33-32 (at least 6 in Higher Level Maths).

IELTS 6.0 (with a minimum of 5.5 in each component) or equivalent English test.

All applications will be considered on an individual basis, and we will look at the whole application when deciding whether to make an offer of a place, including: the balance, nature and quality of A-level, AS and GCSE subjects (or equivalent); personal statement and referee’s comments.

General Studies and Key Skills qualifications are normally excluded from our offers.

Programa

Year 1 (Level 4)
HE Level 4 Degree / HECert
Students choose 120 credits from the following:

Compulsory Modules
Module Name
Introductory Calculus
Introductory Analysis
Foundations of Algebra
Introductory Linear Algebra

Optional Modules
With A-level Spanish
Choose Exactly 60 credits from the following Modules:

Module Name
Introduction to Hispanic Culture
Spanish General Language 1
Spanish General Language B
Spanish for Professional Purposes 1

OR
Without A-level Spanish
Choose Exactly 60 credits from the following Modules:

Module Name
Introduction to Hispanic Culture
Spanish for Beginners I
Spanish for Beginners II

Year 2 (Level 5)
HE Level 5 Degree / HEDip
Students choose 120 credits from the following:

Compulsory Modules
Module Name
Real Analysis and Metric Spaces
Vector Calculus and Measure Theory
Vector Spaces
Groups and Rings

Optional Modules
With A-level Spanish
Choose Exactly 20 credits from the following Modules:

Module Name
Spanish General Language 2A
Spanish General Language 2B

AND
optional
Choose Exactly 40 credits from the following Modules:

Module Name
Spanish for Professional Purposes 2
Barcelona/Buenos Aires
The Evolution of the Spanish Language
Spanish Translation Workshop 2

OR
Without A-level Spanish
Choose Exactly 20 credits from the following Modules:

Module Name
Intermediate Spanish A
Intermediate Spanish B

AND
optional
Choose Exactly 40 credits from the following Modules:

Module Name
Spanish for Professional Purposes 2
Barcelona/Buenos Aires
The Evolution of the Spanish Language
Spanish Translation Workshop 2

Year 3 (Level 5 YR OUT)
HE Level 5 Sandwich Year
Compulsory Modules
Module Name
Year in Industry or Abroad

Year 4 (Level 6)
HE Level 6 Degree / Honours
Students choose 120 credits from the following:

Compulsory Modules
Module Name
Complex Variables
Higher Algebra
Applied Algebra: Coding Theory
Fourier Analysis

Optional Modules
Compulsory Spanish
Choose Exactly 20 credits from the following Modules:

Module Name
Spanish General Language 3

AND
Optional Spanish
Choose Exactly 40 credits from the following Modules:

Module Name
The Rise of Brazil
Spanish for Professional Purposes 3
Hispanic Identities
Translation Workshop (English into Spanish)

Salidas profesionales

The ability to think rationally and to process data clearly and accurately are highly valued by employers. Mathematics graduates earn on average 50% more than most other graduates. The most popular areas are the actuarial profession, the financial sector, IT, computer programming and systems administration, and opportunities within business and industry where employers need mathematicians for research and development, statistically analysis, marketing and sales.

Some of our students have been employed by AXA, BA, Deutsche Bank, Shell Research, Health Authorities and Local Government. Teaching is another area where maths graduates will find plenty of career opportunities. There is also the option to study further for a higher degree.

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