Nottingham Trent University

Degree level: Postgraduate

Physics (Taught)

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Course summary

The MSc Physics will help you develop a rounded education across the breadth of physics with an in-depth research project, supported by expert academics. You will learn to communicate to a broad audience and make physics accessible for all on current topics in physics. You will present your understanding through innovative techniques including vlogging, infographics, patents, apps, outreach experiments and articles for The Conversation. The MRes Physics will develop your practical skills and theoretical knowledge in a specialist area of physics, according to your personal aspirations. You will combine taught modules with a year-long extended project whereby the course* will help you gain extensive knowledge in a particular subject area, as you develop vital research skills. You will be taught by experienced academics discussing forefront industry topics such as nanotechnology, space weather and upper atmosphere and applications for micro-fluidic fundamentals.

Course details

Modules

Core modules: Research Methodology and Ethics; Research Project. Optional modules: Medical Imaging; Imaging Matter: From Atoms to Galaxies; Current Topics in Physics; 21st Century Scientist; Advanced Quantum Mechanics; General Relativity

Assessment method

Research project, case studies, experimental based work, image analysis


How to apply

International applicants

This course has a subject classification which requires students whose nationality is outside the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland to have an ATAS certificate, irrespective of country of residence at the point of application.

Further information can be found on the UK Government's website: www.gov.uk/academic-technology-approval-scheme

Entry requirements

You will need a UK honours degree (minimum 2.2) from a range of physics-based degrees, engineering or related disciplines. Applicants with relevant employment experience will also be considered.


Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

Please see our Fees and Funding page: https://www.ntu.ac.uk/study-and-courses/postgraduate/fees-and-funding

Sponsorship information

Visit our website for more information on our scholarships and bursaries. https://www.ntu.ac.uk/study-and-courses/postgraduate/fees-and-funding

Physics at Nottingham Trent University - UCAS