Course structure

MSc (180 credits)

Core ModulesĀ 

OptionsĀ 

Research Essay

Research Dissertation

4 courses must be chosen (60 credits) 2 courses must be chosen (30 credits) (30 credits)
(60 credits)
  • Advanced Quantum Theory
  • Particle Physics
  • Atom and Photon Physics
  • Quantum Computation and Communication
  • Order and Excitations in Condensed Matter
  • Mathematics for General Relativity
  • Space Plasma and Magnetospheric Physics
  • Molecular Physics





An extended literature survey on a topic related to your research project.

An independent research project based in one of the Departmental research groups, culminating in a
dissertation and oral presentation.

PgDip (120 credits)

Core Modules

Options

Research Essay

4 courses must be chosen (60 credits) 2 courses must be chosen (30 credits) (30 credits)
  • Advanced Quantum Theory
  • Particle Physics
  • Atom and Photon Physics
  • Quantum Computation and Communication
  • Order and Excitations in Condensed Matter
  • Mathematics for General Relativity
  • Space Plasma and Magnetospheric Physics
  • Molecular Physics
An extended literature survey on a topic related to your research project.