Topics in Mathematical Biology

Module code: MA3063

This module focuses on applying a range of mathematical tools and techniques for mathematical modelling of biological and ecological phenomena. We will consider the main principle of mathematical model building and examine the different types of models, such as space/time discrete and/or continuous, and how to build or choose the model appropriately.


  • 33 hours of lectures
  • 2 hours of seminars
  • 11 hours of tutorials
  • 104 hours of practical classes and workshops


  • Exam, 2 hours (70%)
  • Coursework (30%)