B.Sc. Physics with a Year in Industry (Hons)

University of Kent
In Canterbury (England)

Price on request

Important information

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Canterbury (England)
Description

The University of Kent through its School of Physical Sciences offers a degree in Physics with a Year in Industry (Hons).

Important information

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Venues

Where and when

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

University
Industry
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:

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

You have the opportunity to spend a year in industry between Stages 2 and 3. We give advice and guidance on finding a placement.

Please note that acceptance onto the course is not a guarantee of a placement. The responsibility of finding a placement is on the student, with help and support from the department. If you cannot find a placement, you will be required to change your registration for the equivalent BSc programme without the Year in Industry option.

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