Saturday, 23 September 2017

DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS (MATHEMATICS)

B.Sc. Degree Programme in Mathematics

PHILOSOPHY AND OBJECTIVES

PHILOSOPHY

The undergraduate degree programme in Mathematics covers a wide spectrum of both pure and applied Mathematics to produce highly skilled graduates.

OBJECTIVES:

(i) to provide students a broad and balanced foundation in Mathematics;

(iii) to develop in students the ability to apply their mathematical knowledge and
skills to the solution of theoretical and practical problems;

(iii) to generate in students an appreciation of the importance of Mathematics in an
industrial, economic, environmental and social context;

(iv) to produce excellent and trainable graduates for further academic works;

(v) to develop in students a range of transferable skills of value in mathematical related and non-mathematical related employment;