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Courses & Modules

Modules are listed under each course below. The structure for each course can also be viewed by downloading the courses and modules table view document (pdf).

Physical Sciences (TR063)

Students take two 10 credit core modules in Physics and two 10 credit core modules in mathematics plus two approved modules in other subjects in each year. For more details, follow the link here

Year 1 - Junior Fresh Students

See JF Physical Sciences Booklet link here JF Physical Sciences Booklet

Year 2 - Senior Fresh Students

See SF Physical Sciences Booklet link here SF Physical Sciences Booklet

Physics (TR071)

In the third and fourth (sophister) years students take a variety of specialist Physics courses.
Note: TR063 Physical Sciences students entering year 3, (Junior Sophister) in 2020/21 and following years and wishing to take a degree in Physics will take modules covering similar topics in physics. The module titles, credits and codes will be confirmed later.

Year 3 - Junior Sophister

Optional Modules

Year 4 - Senior Sophister

Physics & Astrophysics (TR071)

In the final two (sophister) years students take a variety of specialist Astrophysics courses and core Physics courses.

Note: TR063 Physical Sciences students entering year 3, (Junior Sophister) in 2020/21 and following years and wishing to take a degree in Physics & Astrophysics will take modules covering similar topics in physics and astrophysics. The module titles, credits and codes will be confirmed later.

Year 3 - Junior Sophister

Year 4 - Senior Sophister

Nanoscience, Physics & Chemistry of Advanced Materials (TR076)

In the final two (sophister) years students take a variety of specialist courses in specialist nanoscience modules or in physics and chemistry with special relevance to nanoscience and materials science. The relevant modules delivered by the School of Physics are listed below. The balance of modules are taken in the School of Chemistry.

Note: TR063 Physical Sciences students entering year 3, (Junior Sophister) in 2020/21 and following years and wishing to take a degree in Nanoscience will take modules covering similar topics in physics. The module titles, credits and codes will be confirmed later.

Theoretical Physics (TR035)

This course is taught jointly by the Schools of Mathematics and Physics. In the first two years (junior fresh, JF, and senior fresh, SF) students take This course is taught jointly by the Schools of Mathematics and Physics. In the first two years (junior fresh, JF, and senior fresh, SF) students take 20 credits in physics and 40 credits in mathematics. In the sophister years students take courses taught in both schools including specialist modules for theoretical physics. The Physics course contributes 1/3 and the Maths course 2/3 of the Theoretical Physics course. Modules taught in the School of Mathematics can be found here. Modules taught in the School of Physics are listed below:

Year 1 - Junior Fresh Students

Year 2 - Senior Fresh Students

Year 3 - Junior Sophister

Optional Modules

Year 4 - Senior Sophister

Optional Modules