Bachelor of Science (Space Sc & Astrophysics)

The University of Adelaide
In Adelaide (Australia)

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Important information

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Adelaide (Australia)
  • When:

3 years

part-time equiv.
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Where and when

Starts Location
University Of Adelaide Thebarton Campus 3/49 Holland Street, SA 5005, South Australia, Australia
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What you'll learn on the course

GCSE Physics

Course programme

The program consists of core training in the disciplines of astronomy and space science, with a strong emphasis on physics.
Students are given the flexibility to supplement this core with their choice of other science, geoscience, and mathematically based work.
They will have direct exposure to professionals in the fields of space science and astrophysics, which enables them to form professional mentoring relationships.
There are also opportunities to take part in project work with established scientists in the field.
Academic Program Rules The Calendar is a comprehensive handbook of the University's academic program rules.
Bachelor of Science (Space Sc & Astrophysics) Example Study Plan Indicative study plan Year1S1 MATHS 1011 Mathematics IA PHYSICS 1100 Physics IA Approved Level I Elective 1 x 3 units Approved Level I Elective 1 x 3 units S2 MATHS 1012 Mathematics IB PHYSICS 1200ND Physics IB PHYSICS 1007 Space Science and Astrophysics I Approved Level I Elective 1 x 3 units Year2S1 MATHS 2101: Multivariable and Complex Calculus MATHS 2102: Differential Equations PHYSICS 2510: Physics IIA Approved Level II Elective 1 x 3 units S2 PHYSICS 2520: Physics IIB PHYSICS 2534: Electromagnetism II PHYSICS 2536: Space Science and Astrophysics II Approved Level II Elective 1 x 3 units Year 3S1 PHYSICS 3532: Atmospheric and Astrophysics III PHYSICS 3542: Physics III Approved Level III Elective 1 x 3 units S2 PHYSICS 3002: Experimental Physics III Approved Level III Elective 2 x 3 unitsOR Approved Level III Elective 1 x 6 units Approved Level III Elective 1 x 3 units Assessment Varies with individual courses and includes a combination of assignments, reports, tests, practical work, tutorial preparation and exams.