Bachelor Physics with Astrophysics MPhys

University of Kent
In Canterbury (England)

Price on request

Important information

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Canterbury (England)

University of Kent through its School of Physical Sciences offers a Physics with Astrophysics MPhys degree.

Important information

Requirements: English Language Requirements IELTS Take IELTS test 6.5 CAE score 176(Grade B2) IMPORTANT NOTE: The UK government confirmed new requirements for secure English language testing for visa and immigration purposes. Learn more


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:

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

Stage 2

Possible modules may include:

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

Stage 3

Possible modules may include:

  • Physics Project
  • Physics Problem Solving
  • Relativity Optics and Maxwell's Equation
  • Thermal and Statistical Physics
  • Solid State Physics
  • Stars, Galaxies and the Universe
  • Image Processing
  • Physical Science Research Planning

Stage 4

Possible modules may include:

  • Cosmology and Interstellar Medium
  • Physics Research Project
  • Space Astronomy and Solar System Science
  • Rocketry and Human Spaceflight
  • Particle and Quantum Physics
  • PH752 - Magnetism and Superconductivity