Most of the information for MATH3714 also applies to the level 5 version of the module. The main difference is that the level 5 version has one extra lecture every week, where we will discuss smoothing methods.
The following links contain pdf copies of the handouts from the lectures.
Paper copies of the handouts are ususally available from the blue drawers in front of the taught students office on level 8 of the maths building.
The module will be self-contained and you won't need to buy/borrow a book for the module. In case you want to do some background reading or are looking for an alternative presentation of the material covered in lectures, the following texts may be helpful: