School of Mathematics Teaching

MathsBase and MathsHub

The MathsBase and MathsHub are study space for undergraduate maths students


The MathsBase (usually held in Appleton Tower, rooms 2.01 - 2.03) will be online for 2021/22. 

MathsBase is an online drop-in help centre for all students studying a pre-Honours School of Mathematics course and will be manned 10am – 4pm Monday to Friday. All students on Yr1 and Yr2 Maths courses will have access to MathsBase via Teams, no need to book - just drop in – although you may have to wait for a tutor to become available.

Courses covered by MathsBase

Semester 1

Course Code

Course Name


Fundamentals of Algebra and Calculus


Introduction to Linear Algebra


Accelerated Algebra and Calculus for Direct Entry


Several Variable Calculus and Differential Equations




Accelerated Proofs and Problem Solving


Engineering Mathematics 1a / Mathematics for the Natural Sciences 1a


Introduction to Data Science

Semester 2
Course Code Course Name
MATH08051 Statistics (Year 2)
MATH08058 Calculus and its Applications
MATH08059 Proofs and Problem Solving
MATH08064 Fundamentals of Pure Mathematics
MATH08065 Computing and Numerics
MATH08075_MATH08073 Engineering Mathematics 1b / Mathematics for the Natural Sciences 1b



The MathsHub consists of rooms 5310, 5311 and 5312 in the JCMB.

It is a suite of rooms for the sole use of undergraduate Mathematicians as a study space.


In 5312 there is a kitchen, however the facilities are currently restricted to using the tap for water.  


In 5311 there is quiet study space.


5310 is equipped with Interactive Smart TV with WiFi-based projection for portable devices like laptops. You can use it for practising presentations or group project meetings. Otherwise, there is quiet study space.


MathsHub main room
MathsHub main room
MathsHub kitchen area
MathsHub kitchen area
MathsBase tutor support
Tutor helps student in MathsBase
MathsBase glass window
Studying in the MathsBase