MSc in Applied Mathematics (MSAM)

Programme Code P57
Mode of Study Combined Mode
Normal Study Period 1 year (full-time)
2 years (part-time / combined mode)
Credit Units Required for Award 30
Programme Leader Prof. Weiwei SUN
Deputy Programme Leader / Admission Tutor Dr Chun Wah LI

Programme details

Course List 2013/2014

Core Courses

Course Code Course Title Credit Unit(s) Semester*
MA5601 Applied Partial Differential Equations 3 #
MA6624 Numerical Analysis 3 #

Possible Elective Courses Offered by MA

Course Code Course Title Credit Unit(s) Semester*
MA5602 Discrete Mathematics 3 #
MA5603 Asymptotic and Perturbation Methods 3 #
MA5604 Technique of Applied Analysis 3 #
MA5605 Case Studies in Mathematical Modelling 3 #
MA5608 Computer Graphics and Geometry 3 #
MA5609 Mathematical Finance 3 #
MA5610 Applied Probability 3 #
MA5611 Computational Geometry 3 #
MA5612 Operations Research 3 #
MA5613 Introduction to Actuarial Science 3 #
MA5614 Combinatorial and Network Optimization 3 #
MA5615 Time Series and Forecasting 3 #
MA5620 Actuarial Science 3 A
MA5622 Statistical Methods for Stochastic Models in Finance and Actuarial Science 3 A
MA6606 Computational Linear Algebra 3 #
MA6607 Wavelets and Signal Processing 3 #
MA6608 Bifurcation and Chaos 3 #
MA6609 Statistical Methods in Science and Technology 3 #
MA6611 Optimization 3 #
MA6612 Numerical Partial Differential Equations 3 #
MA6613 Introduction to Continuum Mechanics 3 #
MA6614 Control Theory 3 #
MA6617 Dissertation 6 A & B
MA6618 Mathematical Methods for Electromagnetic and Optical Waves 3 #
MA6621 Programming and Computing in Finance and Actuarial Science 3 B
MA6626 Learning Theory 3 #
MA6650 Advanced Topics in Applied Mathematics 3 #

Possible Elective Courses Offered by CS

Course Code Course Title Credit Unit(s) Semester*
CS5182 Computer Graphics 3 #
CS5222 Computer Networks and Internets 3 #
CS5281 Internet Application Development 3 B
CS5286 Algorithms and Techniques for Web Searching 3 #
CS5351 Software Engineering I 3 #
CS5481 Data Engineering 3 #
CS5483 Data Warehousing and Data Mining 3 B
CS6183 Image Computing 3 #

Possible Elective Courses Offered by EE

Course Code Course Title Credit Unit(s) Semester*
EE5410 Signal Processing 3 A
EE5431 Evolutionary Computing 3 #
EE5802 Digital Signal Processing 3 #
EE5805 Java Programming and Applications 3 B
EE5806 Digital Image processing 3 A
EE5808 Engineering Techniques for Computer Graphics 3 B
EE5811 Computer Vision 3 A
EE6430 Discrete Time Control Systems 3 A
EE6452 Introduction to Fuzzy Informatics and Intelligent Systems 3 #

Possible Elective Courses Offered by MS

Course Code Course Title Credit Unit(s) Semester*
MS6211 Statistical Modelling in Risk Management 3 A & B
MS6215 Forecasting Methods for Business 3 B
MS6711 Data Mining 3 B

* Courses to be offered or not will be subject to host department's final decision.
# Course not to be offered.

Last update: 10 July 2013