UG Prizes and Awards

Undergraduate Prizes & Awards in Mathematics and Statistics

The following prizes and awards are awarded to undergraduate students in the School of Mathematics and Statistics.

Year 1

School of Mathematics and Statistics Prize for Level 1 Mathematics

For best performance in MATH1131 Mathematics 1A or MATH1141 Higher Mathematics 1A, and MATH1231 Mathematics 1B or MATH1241 Higher Mathematics 1B in a Bachelor program.

School of Mathematics and Statistics Prize for Level 1 Actuarial Mathematics  

For best performance in MATH1151 Mathematics for Actuarial Studies and Finance 1A and MATH1251 Mathematics for Actuarial Studies and Finance 1B in a Bachelor program.

School of Mathematics and Statistics - Women in Mathematics and Statistics Prize, Level 1

For best performance by a female in MATH1131 Mathematics 1A or MATH1141 Higher Mathematics 1A, and MATH1231 Mathematics 1B or MATH1241 Higher Mathematics 1B or MATH1151 Mathematics for Actuarial Studies and Finance 1A and MATH1251 Mathematics for Actuarial Studies and Finance 1B in a Bachelor program.

Year 2

School of Mathematics and Statistics Prize for Level 2 Mathematics

For the best performance in Level 2 Higher Mathematics units in a Bachelor program. (The highest unit of credit weighted average mark in MATH2111 and MATH2221 and MATH2601 and MATH2621 and MATH2901).

School of Mathematics and Statistics - Women in Mathematics and Statistics Prize, Level 2

For the best performance by a female in Level 2 Higher Mathematics and Statistics courses in a Bachelor program. (The highest unit of credit weighted average mark in MATH2111 and MATH2221 and MATH2601 and MATH2621 and MATH2901).

CH Peck Prize

For the best performance in Year 2 Mathematics by a student proceeding to Year 3 in the School of Mathematics and Statistics. (The highest unit of credit weighted average mark over 24 units of credit in Level II Mathematics.)

The Weatherzone Prize

For the best performance in MATH2241 Introduction to Atmosphere and Ocean Dynamics.

 

Year 3

The Head of School 's Prize for the best Undergraduate Performance 

For the highest overall WAM in 3rd year Mathematics and Statistics courses.

The School of Mathematics Prize for level 3 Applied Mathematics 

For the best performance in Level 3 Applied Mathematics courses in a Bachelor program. (The highest WAM in Level III Applied Mathematics).

School of Mathematics and Statistics - Women in Mathematics and Statistics Prize, Level 3

For the best performance by a female in Level 3 Mathematics and Statistics courses in a Bachelor program.

JR Holmes Prize

For the best performance in Level 3 Pure Mathematics courses in a Bachelor program. (The highest unit of credit weighted average mark over 12 units of credit in Level III Pure Mathematics).

JR Holmes Prize

For the best performance in at least four pass-level Pure Mathematics Level 3 courses, taken over no more than two consecutive years by a student in the Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Education or Bachelor of Science/Bachelor of Education program. (The highest 12 unit of credit weighted average mark in (even years only MATH3511), MATH3521, MATH3531, MATH3541, MATH3570 -- i.e., those courses not deemed Higher which excluded students from doing a Higher courses).

The Weatherzone Prize

For the best performance in MATH3261 Fluids, Oceans and Climate.

The Buchwald Award

For the best performance in leading to Honours Year in Applied Mathematics.

The George Szekeres Award

For the best performance in leading to Honours Year in Pure Mathematics.

The Alma Douglas Prize for Level 3 Statistics 

For the best performance in 3rd Year Statistics courses in the School of Mathematics and Statistics.