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Sorry, this course is not currently available on the website. The usual reason for this to happen is that the course is either no longer running or has already run. If you believe this to be incorrect please contact us using our enquiry form.

Below are a selection of courses that we are running, based on the subject of the course you were looking for:

  • Walking tour: `Maths in the City` Oxford tour
    Oxford University 'Mathemagicians'
  • Introduction to Topology
    We will study the basic theory and the topological properties of the Möbius bands, the torus and the Klein bottles to explain why a topologist cannot distinguish between a doughnut and a tea cup.
  • You Can Count on It - Maths in Finance
    In this brief course we shall look at how mathematics contributes to finance and business. Our course is suitable for people with previous experience of mathematics at the sixth-form level and aims to provide an elementary introduction to the mathematics.
  • Surprises - for you and for mathematics
    Dr Bob Lockhart
  • Puzzles and Pastimes
    Puzzles and pastimes can be both amazing and amusing. Mathematical puzzles often seem like magic. Mechanical examples include Rubik's cube. Other topics include board and card games, game theory (hawks and doves) and Sudoku..

Alternatively you can perform a keyword search on all our courses using the 'Find courses' box on this page.

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