B.Sc. Physics (Hons)

University of Kent
In Canterbury (England)

Price on request

Important information

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Canterbury (England)

The School of Physical Sciences from the University of Kent through its Physics (Hons) programme aims to provide a thorough training in a stimulating learning environment, and to equip its graduates to collaborate and compete successfully with their colleagues throughout their subsequent careers.

Important information

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Where and when

Starts Location
01 September 2016
CT2 7PE, Kent, England
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What you'll learn on the course

GCSE Physics

Course programme

Course Content

The course structure below gives a flavour of the modules that will be available to you and provides details of the content of this programme. This listing is based on the current curriculum and may change year to year in response to new curriculum developments and innovation. Most programmes will require you to study a combination of compulsory and optional modules, you may also have the option to take ‘wild’ modules from other programmes offered by the University in order that you may customise your programme and explore other subject areas of interest to you or that may further enhance your employability.

Stage 1

Possible modules may include:

  • Introduction to Ballistics
  • Skills for Physicists
  • Mathematics
  • Computing Skills
  • Astrophysics, Space Science and Cosmology
  • Mechanics

Stage 2

Possible modules may include:

  • Physics Laboratory
  • Quantum Physics
  • Atomic and Nuclear Physics
  • Electromagnetism and Optics
  • Medical Physics
  • Mathematical Techniques for Physical Sciences
  • The Multiwavelength Universe Exoplanets
  • Spacecraft Design and Operations

Stage 3

Possible modules may include:

  • Physics Problem Solving
  • Physics Group Project
  • Relativity Optics and Maxwell's Equation
  • Thermal and Statistical Physics
  • Solid State Physics
  • Numerical and Computational Methods
  • Physics Project Laboratory
  • Image Processing