Curriculum Updates

This page lists the latest changes to curriculum and modules which students should take note of, as it may affect their study plans and graduation.

28 June 2019

Updates in prerequisites and/or preclusions:

  • MA1100, MA1505, MA1507, MA1511, MA1512, MA1521

New modules:

  • DSA5204
  • DSA5205 (from AY2019/20 Semester 2; only for MQF students)
  • QF5208 (from AY2019/20 Semester 2)

Updates in other module information:

  • MA1100 (title, module description)
  • MA3209 (module description)

Updates in curriculum/graduation requirements:

  • Major in Mathematics (cohorts 2017/18-2018/19)
  • Major in Applied Mathematics (cohorts 2017/18-2018/19)
  • Second Major in Mathematics (cohorts 2012/13 to 2018/19)
  • Minor in Mathematics (cohort 2013/14 onwards)
  • Minor in Financial Mathematics (cohort 2012/13 onwards)

 

1 August 2017

Students who were admitted directly to read primary major in Mathematics or Applied Mathematics with second major in Management:

  • BSP1703 Managerial Economics and DSC1704 Decision Analytics will be pre-allocated in Semester 2 of Year 1 of their candidature.
  • Both modules will only be pre-allocated once. If students drop any of them after pre-allocation, they will have to bid for the module/s regardless of the reasons for dropping.
  • If students drop the module/s and choose to read them in other semesters within their candidature, they will have to bid for the module/s.

This note will be listed as one of the FAQs in both primary major pages.

 

30 June 2017

Modules to be phased out:

  • MA1104 will be offered for the last time in Semester 1, AY2017/18
  • MA1508

Updates in prerequisites and/or preclusions:

  • MA1505, MA1507
  • MA2101, MA2101S, MA2108, MA2108S, MA2213, MA2214, MA2216, MA2219, MA2311
  • MA3111, MA3111S, MA3209, MA3220, MA3227, MA3229, MA3236, MA3252, MA3264, MA3266
  • MA4230, MA4254, MA4255, MA4260, MA4264, MA4269, MA4270, MA4271
  • MA5203, MA5205, MA5209, MA5210, MA5213, MA5231, MA5233, MA5235, MA5236, MA5237, MA5238, MA5240, MA5248, MA5253, MA5259, MA5260
  • QF3101

Updates in other module information:

  • MA1505 (workload distribution, syllabus)
  • MA2202 (module description)
  • MA5203 (workload, MC)
  • MA5205 (workload, MC)
  • MA5231 (upgraded to level 6000, syllabus)
  • MA5235 (module title, syllabus)
  • MA5237 (upgraded to level 6000)
  • MA5253 (module description)
  • QF4102 (module title)

New modules:

  • DSA2102
  • DSA3102 (from AY2018/19)
  • MA1508E
  • MA1511 (only for NUS Engineering students)
  • MA1512 (only for NUS Engineering students)
  • MA1513 (only for NUS Engineering students)
  • MA2104 (upgraded from MA1104)
  • MA5268
  • MA5269
  • MA6216 (upgraded from MA5231)
  • MA6217 (upgraded from MA5237)
  • QF5207 (only for MQF students)

Updates in curriculum/graduation requirements:

  • Major in Mathematics (cohort 2016/17)
  • Major in Applied Mathematics (cohort 2016/17)
  • Major in Quantitative Finance (cohort 2016/17)
  • Second Major in Mathematics (cohort 2012/13 onwards)
  • Minor in Mathematics (cohort 2013/14 onwards)
  • Minor in Financial Mathematics (cohort 2012/13 onwards)
  • M.Sc. in Quantitative Finance (cohort 2013/14 onwards)
  • M.Sc. in Mathematics (cohort 2009/10 onwards)
  • Ph.D. in Mathematics (cohort 2009/10 onwards)

Updates in sample study plans:

  • Major in Mathematics (new plans for cohorts 2016/17 onwards)
  • Major in Applied Mathematics (new plans for cohorts 2016/17 onwards)

30 June 2016

3 July 2015

3 December 2014

30 June 2014

7 May 2014

2 Aug 2013

30 July 2013

26 June 2013