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MPhysChemical Physics

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Overview

this course is concerned with the structure and properties of atoms, molecules and soft matter. It appeals to anyone interested in exploring the physical and mathematical aspects of modern chemistry.

Your final year involves advanced lecture courses, together with a laboratory research project tackling problems at the interface of modern chemistry and physics.

Programme structure

First year

Core modules:

Mathematics for Physicists and Astronomers
Electromagnetism, Thermal and Quantum Physics
Fundamental Physics for Chemical Physicists
Fundamentals of Chemistry 1
Fundamentals of Chemistry 2
Laboratory Chemistry
Science Challenge: Breaking Boundaries

Second year

Core modules:

From Electromagnetism to Quantum Physics
From Thermodynamics to Atomic and Nuclear Physics
Inorganic Chemistry
Physical Chemistry
Chemistry Laboratory
Experimental Physics I
Programming in Python

Third year

Core modules:

Further Physical Chemistry
Further Inorganic Chemistry
Advanced Chemistry Laboratory Projects
Atomic and Laser Physics
Particle Physics
Problem Solving and Advanced Skills in Physics
Solid State Physics

Optional modules:

Classical Physics
Nuclear Physics
Physics Level 3 Project 2
Statistical Physics

Career opportunities

Many of our graduates work in the pharmaceutical, fine chemical, material and bioscience industries. Your problem-solving skills will be valuable in any sector, including education, where science teachers are in demand.

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
This intake is not applicable

We are currently NOT ACCEPTING applications from NON-EU countries, except Georgia and Serbia.

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States