Getting course advice

Several resources are available to help you choose your subjects.

All students who are planning to do any mathematics and statistics subjects and especially those who plan to major in Mathematics and Statistics are encouraged to obtain course advice through one or more of the options below.

Course planning information session

1:00-2:00pm Tuesday 11 October 2022

The information session is held in October each year and includes:

In 2022 the course planning information session is at 1:00-2:00pm Tuesday 11 October 2022. You can either attend in person in the JH Michell lecture theatre, Peter Hall building, or join by Zoom at:

https://unimelb.zoom.us/j/86541564246?pwd=WmFmZzdEejRIaStuWU9JSjJtT2NVUT09

The recording will be available afterwards on MS Prime. (Accessible to current mathematics & statistics students only.)

Individual course advice from a mathematics and statistics course adviser

Students are welcome to talk to a mathematics and statistics course adviser for help choosing subjects or planning their course.

Individual appointments with course advisers are available in October. In 2022, appointments are available at various times between 12th and 28th October, either in person or by Zoom. You can book an appointment online from Monday 3 October.

Book a course advice appointment here (opens on Mon 3 October)

Course Advice for Undergraduates booklet

The Course Advice for Undergraduates booklet (2022 edition) contains information about mathematics and statistics subjects, majors and specialisations in one convenient booklet. It is updated in October each year.

The booklet contains information about:

  • The Mathematics and Statistics, Data Science and Mathematical Physics majors of the Bachelor of Science
  • The specialisations within the Mathematics and Statistics major or Diploma in Mathematical Sciences
  • Recommended mathematics and statistics subject choices to complement other majors
  • Information about individual subjects offered by the School of Mathematics and Statistics

My Course Planner

This online tool helps you plan your course and check that all the course requirements and subject prerequisites are satisfied.

Access My Course Planner here

Stop 1

Stop 1 can help with course planning. See here for additional resources and tips for planning your course.