Real Analysis
Subject MAST20026 (2013)
Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2013.
Credit Points:  12.50 

Level:  2 (Undergraduate) 
Dates & Locations:  This subject is not offered in 2013. 
Time Commitment:  Contact Hours: 3 x one hour lectures per week; 2 x one hour practice classes per week. Total Time Commitment: Estimated total time commitment of 120 hours 
Prerequisites:  One of Subject Study Period Commencement: Credit Points:
Plus one of Subject Study Period Commencement: Credit Points:

Corequisites:  None 
Recommended Background Knowledge:  None 
Non Allowed Subjects:  Students who gain credit for MAST20026 Real Analysis may not also gain credit for MAST10009 Accelerated Mathematics 2. 
Core Participation Requirements: 
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry. 
Subject Overview: 
This subject introduces the field of mathematical analysis both with a careful theoretical framework as well as selected applications. Many of the important results are proved rigorously and students are introduced to methods of proof such as mathematical induction and proof by contradiction. 

Objectives: 
On completion of this subject students should

Assessment: 
Four to six written assignments due at weekly intervals during semester amounting to a total of up to 50 pages (20%), and a 3hour written examination in the examination period (80%). 
Prescribed Texts:  None 
Breadth Options:  This subject potentially can be taken as a breadth subject component for the following courses: You should visit learn more about breadth subjects and read the breadth requirements for your degree, and should discuss your choice with your student adviser, before deciding on your subjects. 
Fees Information:  Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date 
Generic Skills: 
In addition to learning specific skills that will assist students in their future careers in science, they will have the opportunity to develop generic skills that will assist them in any future career path. These include:

Notes: 
This subject is available for science credit to students enrolled in the BSc (both pre2008 and new degrees), BASc or a combined BSc course. Previously known as MAST20026 Real Analysis with Applications. 
Related Majors/Minors/Specialisations: 
Applied Mathematics BENG Electrical Engineering stream Discrete Mathematics / Operations Research Physics Pure Mathematics Science credit subjects* for pre2008 BSc, BASc and combined degree science courses Sciencecredited subjects  new generation BSCI and BENG. Core selective subjects for BBMED. Statistics / Stochastic Processes 
Related Breadth Track(s): 
Mathematics and Statistics 
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