Mathematics is core to every scientific discipline and it has relevance to business or finance-related studies. This is especially the case in applied mathematics, through areas like data analysis and modelling.
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Good Universities Guide
In the 2019 Good Universities Guide, ECU graduates have given us a 5-star rating for:
Teaching quality Skills development Student support Learning resources Median salary (based on the starting salary for new domestic graduates under age 25, and in their first full-time job.)
The 5-star rating for teaching quality has now been achieved for 12 years in a row. We're one of only two public universities in Australia to have achieved such a consistently high endorsement.
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Good Universities Guide. THE Young University Rankings
ECU has been ranked in the world's top 150 universities under 50 years old in the 2019 Times Higher Education (THE) Young Universities Rankings.
Young universities are measured on their teaching, research, citations, international outlook and industry income.
These are the same performance indicators as measured in the overall
THE World University Rankings. Science ranked best in Western Australia
ECU received the top undergraduate teaching quality ranking of all public universities in Australia in the 2019 QILT (Quality Indicators for Teaching & Learning) survey.
We're also the top-ranked Australian public university for skills development and overall educational experience (based on two-year aggregated results).
Science disciplines ranked best in Western Australia in the survey:
Computing & Information Systems – WA's top university for teaching quality, skills development, student support, quality of educational experience, learner engagement and learning resources. Science & Maths – WA's top public university for teaching quality, skills development, student support, quality of educational experience, learner engagement and learning resources.
QILT is an annual independent Australian government survey.
Courses Study world ready
You can choose to major in Mathematics within our Bachelor of Science degree. And the Master of Science (Mathematics & Planning) course has a strong emphasis on applied statistics and modelling.
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Our School of Science is a great place to learn – we've got awards to prove it! You can choose from a variety of disciplines for your Science degree. Check out the video to find out more.