F3T7 Physics with North American Study

2017/18

Stage One (2017-2018)
CodeTitlePeriodCreditsLevelNotes
PHY1021 Vector Mechanics T1:01-05,07-12 15 4  
PHY1022 Introduction to Astrophysics T1:01-05,07-12 15 4  
PHY1025 Mathematics Skills T1:01-05,07-12 15 4  
PHY1027 Practical Physics I T1:01-12, T2:01-05 15 4 Pass without condonement required.
List 1 Option(s) from List 1   15    
PHY1023 Waves and Optics T2:01-11 15 4  
PHY1024 Properties of Matter T2:01-11 15 4  
PHY1026 Mathematics for Physicists T2:01-11 15 4 Pass without condonement required.
List 1 Options
PHY1028 IT and Electronics Skills T1:01-05,07-12, T2:06-11 15 4  
PHY1029 IT and Astrophysics Skills T1:01-05,07-12, T2:06-11 15 4  
 
Stage Two (2017-2018)
CodeTitlePeriodCreditsLevelNotes
PHY2021 Electromagnetism I T1:01-11 15 5  
PHY2022 Quantum Mechanics I T1:01-11 15 5  
List 2a Option(s) from List 2a   15    
PHY2025 Mathematics with Physical Applications T1:01-11, T2:01-11 15 5 Pass without condonement required.
PHY2026 Practical Physics II T1:03-11, T2:01-11 15 5 Pass without condonement required.
PHY2023 Thermal Physics T2:01-11 15 5  
PHY2024 Condensed Matter I T2:01-11 15 5  
List 2b Option(s) from List 2b   15    
List 2a Options
PHY2027 Scientific Programming in C T1:01-11 15 5  
Elective Elective (Term 1)   15    
List 2b Options
PHY2029 The Physics of Living Systems T2:01-11 15 5  
PHY2030 Observing the Universe T2:01-11 15 5  
PHY2032 Analytical and Chaotic Dynamics T2:01-11 15 5  
PHY2034 Lasers, Materials and Nanoscale Probes for Quantum Applications T2:01-11 15 5  
Elective Elective (Term 2)   15    
 
Stage Three (2017-2018)
CodeTitlePeriodCreditsLevelNotes
Core Core Physics Requirements   45    
PHY3205 Background Report for Project As agreed 15 6  
PHY3211 Overseas Study Physics Option 1 As agreed 15 6  
PHY3212 Overseas Study Physics Option 2 As agreed 15 6  
PHY3216 Overseas Study Elective 1 As agreed 15 6  
PHY3217 Overseas Study Elective 2 As agreed 15 6  
Core Options
PHY3214 Electromagnetism II As agreed 15 6 Equivalent to PHY3051. Required if available at host institution.
PHY3215 Nuclear and High-Energy Particle Physics As agreed 15 6 Equivalent to PHY3052. Required if available at host institution.
PHYM211 Advanced Statistical Physics As agreed 15 7 Equivalent to PHYM001.
PHYM212 Advanced Quantum Mechanics As agreed 15 7 Equivalent to PHYM002. Required if available at host institution.
PHYM213 Advanced Solid State Physics As agreed 15 7 Equivalent to PHYM003.
 
Stage Four (2017-2018)
CodeTitlePeriodCreditsLevelNotes
Core Core Physics Requirements   30    
PHYM010 Project and Dissertation T1:01-11, T2:01-11 60 7 Pass without condonement required.
List 4 Option(s) from List 4   30    
Core Options
PHY3051 Electromagnetism II T1:01-11 15 6 Equivalent to PHY3214. Required if not already taken.
PHYM001 Statistical Physics T1:01-11 15 7 Equivalent to PHYM212. Required if not already taken.
PHY3052 Nuclear and High Energy Physics T2:01-11 15 6 Equivalent to PHY3215. Required if not already taken.
PHYM002 Quantum Mechanics II T2:01-11 15 7 Equivalent to PHYM211. Required if not already taken.
PHYM003 Condensed Matter II T2:01-11 15 7 Equivalent to PHYM213. Required if not already taken.
List 4 Options
PHYM004 Computational Physics and Modelling T1:01-11 15 7  
PHYM012 Solar and Extra-Solar Planets and Their Atmospheres T1:01-11 15 7  
PHYM013 Quantum Many-Body Theory T2:01-11 15 7  
PHYM005 Independent Study T1:01-11 or T2:01-11 15 7  
PHYM006 Relativity and Cosmology T2:01-11 15 7  
PHYM008 Physical Methods in Biology and Medicine T2:01-11 15 7  
PHYM015 Quantum Optics and Photonics T1:01-11 15 7  
List 4x Option(s) from List 4x   15    
List 4x Options
PHY3061 The Biophysics of Cells and Tissues T1:01-11 15 6  
PHY3062 Methods of Theoretical Physics T1:01-11 15 6  
PHY3064 Nanostructures and Graphene Science T1:01-11 15 6  
PHY3067 Energy and the Environment T1:01-11 15 6  
PHY3070 Stars from Birth to Death T1:01-11 15 6 Equivalent to PHY3063.
PHY3066 Galaxies and High Energy Astrophysics T2:01-11 15 6  
PHY3068 Principles of Theoretical Physics T2:01-11 15 6  
PHY3069 Ultrafast Physics T2:01-11 15 6  
PHY3071 Soft Matter T2:01-11 15 6  

Notes

  • Stage 4 options must not duplicate options taken in Stage 3 while abroad.