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.
First or second-class Honours degree, or overseas equivalent, in physics or a related subject.
Part time (day)
Faculty of Science