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Applied Physics

University of Strathclyde

Content

The course gives you the opportunity to explore and master a wide range of applied physics skills. It also teaches you transferable, problem-solving and numeracy skills that are widely sought after across the commercial sector.

Two semesters of taught classes are made up of compulsory and optional modules. MSc students also undertake a three-month research project. You can choose classes relevant to your career interests from a wide range of topics including: high-power microwave technology; laser-based particle acceleration and enabled applications; physics and the life sciences; materials and solid state physics; photonics; quantum optics and quantum information technology.

You can exit at the end of 9 months with a PgDip.

Entry Requirements

First or second-class Honours degree in Physics or a related subject.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MSc

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

12 months

Faculty

Faculty of Science

Department

Physics

SCQF Level

11

Career Sectors

Biology

Chemistry and Materials Science

Food Science and Technology

Mathematics and Statistics

Physics

Science General