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Optical Technologies

University of Strathclyde

Content

The course explores the versatile field of optical technologies which supports many aspects of modern society. Optical technologies are expected to be a key enabling technology of the 21st century.

You can choose classes relevant to your career interests from a wide range of topics including: photonics and photonic materials; nanosciences; optics at the physics-life sciences interface; laser-based plasma physics; quantum optics and quantum information technology.

You’ll put the knowledge gained in the taught components to use in a cutting-edge research project.

The course gives you the opportunity of exploring and mastering a large range of optical technologies. It enables you to put devices in the context of an optical system and/or application.

Entry Requirements

First or second-class Honours degree, or overseas equivalent, in physics or a related subject.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Postgraduate Master's

Award

MSc

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

24 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