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Faculty of Science Mathematics & Statistics
Faculty of Science

Mathematics & Statistics

MATH 790, Full Year 2017/2018

Major Research Project

Students conduct independent research and write a substantial essay on a topic proposed by, or approved by, a faculty member, who acts as their advisor for the essay. The topic may be in an area of research of one of the Departmenral members or may be related to the teaching of Mathematics. The essay should be from 5000-10000 words, and may be an expository work on a recent advance in the field. Students are expected to deliver an oral presentation of their essay during Symposium Day. This course is required for fulfillment of the MSc project option. Important Note: This course ends after Summer Term 5.

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Department of Mathematics & Statistics
McMaster University

Hamilton Hall, Room 218
1280 Main Street West
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
L8S 4K1

Contact Information

Office Hours:
8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Telephone Inquiries:
+1 (905) 525-9140 ext.27034
Undergrad Email Inquiries:
undergrad@math.mcmaster.ca

McMaster University - Faculty of Science

Mailing Address

Department of Mathematics & Statistics
McMaster University

Hamilton Hall, Room 218
1280 Main Street West
Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
L8S 4K1

Contact Information

Office Hours:
8:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Telephone Inquiries:
+1 (905) 525-9140 ext.27034
Undergrad Email Inquiries:
undergrad@math.mcmaster.ca