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Course Start Date: 17th September 2018
The MPhys Physics with Philosophy provides students with the opportunity to develop a large skill set in advanced fundamental and applied physics while equipping students a philosophical understanding of the world we live in and the place we occupy within it.
The School of Mathematics and Physics is dedicated to achieving excellence in research and aims to provide a friendly, approachable culture for students to join.
Students have the opportunity to learn from, and work alongside, our team of academics who can support and encourage them to apply imagination, creativity and rigour to the solution of real-world problems. Individual and group projects during the course are designed to develop valuable transferable skills.
For the most up to date module information, please visit the course page for this programme on our website. Some programmes provide you with the opportunity to focus your study in a particular area through optional modules. Timetabling arrangements may limit the availability of some optional modules to some students. As the options often reflect staff research interests, they may alter over time due to staff availability.
The way students will be assessed on this course will vary for each module. It could include coursework, such as a dissertation or essay, written and practical exams, portfolio development, group work or presentations to name some examples. Throughout this degree, students may receive tuition from professors, senior lecturers, lecturers, researchers, practitioners, visiting experts or technicians, and they may be supported in their learning by other students.
How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||Lincoln (Main Site)|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||120 points||To include 40 UCAS Tariff points from A Level Mathematics and Physics or equivalent qualification.|
|A level||BBB||To include grade B from A Level Mathematics and Physics.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DDM||BTEC Extended Diploma in Applied Science or Engineering accepted, depending on modules studied. Plus a B in A Level Maths.|
|Access to HE Diploma||A minimum of 45 level 3 credits at merit or above will be required, to include 15 credits at Merit in Physics, and 15 credits at merit in Maths.|
|GCSE/National 4/National 5||
Applicants will also need at least three GCSEs at grade C or above, which must include English, Maths and Science.
Applicants whose first language is not English will also need British Council IELTS band 6.0 or above or equivalent.
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||30 points||To include Higher Level grade 5 in Mathematics and Physics.|
|Scottish Advanced Higher||CCC||To include grade C from Advanced Higher Mathematics and Phyics.|
The University accepts a wide range of qualifications as the basis for entry and will consider applicants who have a mix of qualifications.
We also consider applicants with extensive and relevant work experience and will give special individual consideration to those who do not meet the standard entry qualifications.
Fees and funding
|Channel Islands||£9,250||Year 1|
|Northern Ireland||£9,250||Year 1|