Mathematical Sciences

The Open University




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About this course

You’ll get practice with essential methods and tools; gain an appreciation of abstract mathematics and mathematical modelling; increase your familiarity with mathematical software; and build experience of communicating mathematical arguments and conclusions.

Key features of the Diploma of Higher Education in Mathematical Sciences at The Open University

– Covers essential topics in pure mathematics, applied mathematics and statistics
– Uses relevant software to investigate and solve problems; analyse and interpret data
– Provides options to either focus on mathematics or also include statistics
– Offers a choice of start points to suit your level of mathematical knowledge
– Builds a solid foundation on which to continue on to an accredited degree

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