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Academic Structures

Programme Academic Structure for 2019 - 2020, BSc in Applied Physics

This information is provisional & subject to change.

Year 1 Core Modules:

CodeTitleCreditSemesterExam %CA %Resit Category
CA146Introduction to Programming5Semester 250501
CS108Inorganic and Physical Chemistry5Semester 180203
MS129ACalculus I5Semester 180203
MS130Calculus II5Semester 280203
PS101Motion and Energy7.5Semester 180203
PS102Light and Optics5Semester 180203
PS104Electricity and Magnetism5Semester 280203
PS105Physical & Thermal Properties of Matter5Semester 280203
PS108The Universe5Semester 280203
PS151Physics Laboratory I7.5Semester 101002
PS157Physics Laboratory II5Semester 201002

Year 2 Core Modules:

CodeTitleCreditSemesterExam %CA %Resit Category
EE223Digital and Analogue Electronics I5Semester 175253
MS200ALinear Mathematics7.5Semester 280203
MS221Calculus of Several Variables5Semester 180203
PS201Quantum Physics I5Semester 180203
PS202Electromagnetism5Semester 280203
PS204Solid State Physics I5Semester 280203
PS207Nuclear Physics and Relativity5Semester 180203
PS223Intro to Methods of Classical Mechanics5Semester 180203
PS258Physics Laboratory III5Semester 101002
PS260Physics Laboratory IV5Semester 201002

Year 2 Optional Modules:

CodeTitleCreditSemesterExam %CA %Resit Category
CA121Data Analysis and Visualisation5Semester 260401
CA247Advanced Programming5Semester 250501
CA297Programming5Semester 250501
PS213Space Science and Technology5Semester 280203
PS218Physics of Renewable Energy5Semester 280203

Year 3 Core Modules:

CodeTitleCreditSemesterExam %CA %Resit Category
IN304INTRA (Physics)27.5Semester 201002
MS225Modelling with Differential Equations5Semester 190103
PS301Quantum Physics II5Semester 180203
PS302Statistical Physics5Semester 180203
PS305Semiconductor Physics I5Semester 180203
PS307Wave Optics5Semester 180203
PS351Physics Laboratory V7.5Semester 101002

Year 4 Core Modules:

CodeTitleCreditSemesterExam %CA %Resit Category
PS402Solid State Physics5Semester 180203
PS407Quantum Electronics5Semester 180203
PS412Electrodynamics5Semester 180203
PS413Nanotechnology and Surface Analysis5Semester 280203
PS451Final Year Project20Year long01002

Year 4 Optional Modules:

CodeTitleCreditSemesterExam %CA %Resit Category
EE425Image Processing & Analysis5Semester 175251
PS403Digital Signal Processing5Semester 280203
PS406Plasma Science and Technology5Semester 280203
PS415Applied Spectroscopy5Semester 101001
PS429Physics of Medical Diagnostics5Semester 260401
PS432Computational Physics5Semester 260401
UM405Uaneen Non-Contributing Module0Year long01001

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