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Mathematical Sciences


Have you always had a talent for working with numbers?

Exploring the beauty of mathematics trains you to think systematically and creatively. Once you complete our Foundation in Mathematics, you will be ready to further advance your knowledge of calculus, linear algebra, numerical methods, pure mathematics, and probability.

As a University of Plymouth student, you will choose specialist modules as part of a flexible degree programme; gaining a multitude of transferable skills alongside the option of a placement year.


  • Two Semesters


  • September
  • January


  • £15,250

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Programme Details

Location: UPIC at the University of Plymouth
Intake: September and  January

Semester 1

  • ILS1AND3 – Interactive Learning Skills and Communication: You will develop your academic communication skills and use of digital technology for higher education.
  • BUS107 – Principles of ICT
  • SCI101 – Numerical Techniques 1
  • SCI115 – Physics 1

Semester 2

  • BUS105 – Business Studies
  • SCI103 – Numerical Techniques 3
  • SCI130 – Research and Referencing
  • SCI131 – Programming Techniques

Full Programme Specification (PDF)


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