BSc Applied Mathematics with Information Computer Science

This programme is founded in the mathematics of information technology and computer science. It cultivates students’ mathematics foundation and academic ability, allowing them to acquire professional expertise in fields such as computation analysis, software design and information security.

It also cultivates students’ ability to master application oriented theory, and methods and techniques of information and computer science.  Through studying this discipline, students receive training in scientific research methods and the ability to solve practical problems of information technology and science and engineering computation. 

Students graduating from this programme receive degrees in BSc Applied Mathematics with Information Computer Science from the University of Birmingham and Information and Computing Science from Jinan University.

Programme content

Year 1

Year 1. All modules are core.
Birmingham taught modulesJinan taught modules
Real Analysis and the Calculus Physical Education I and II
Vectors, Geometry and Linear Algebra Oral English
Algebra and Combinatorics English Listening
Probability and Statistics English Reading and Writing
  Introduction to Mao Zedong thought I and II
  Introduction to principles of Marxism
  Situation and Policy
  Analytical geometry 
  C Programming 
  Matlab Programming

Year 2

Year 2. All modules are core.
Birmingham taught modulesJinan taught modules
Multivariable and Vector Analysis Numerical Algebra 
Linear Algebra and Linear Programming Numerical Approximation 
Statistics Discrete Mathematics 
Mathematical Finance  

Year 3

Year 3. All modules are core.
Birmingham taught modulesJinan taught modules
Integer Programming and Combinatorial Optimization Design and Analysis of Algorithms 
Game Theory Data Analysis 
Applied Statistics Information Theory and Coding 
Statistical Methods in Economics  Investments
  Numerical Solutions to Differential Equations 

Year 4

Year 4. Jinan taught core modules.
Undergraduate Internship
Undergraduate Thesis
Year 4. Jinan taught optional modules, select two out of three.
Computational Intelligence
Operational research
Applied Multivariate Statistical Analysis