Planit


Physics with Teaching

University of Strathclyde

Content

Year 1: foundations of physics including Mathematics, Mechanics and Waves, Electromagnetism and Quantum Physics and practical work undertaken in the teaching laboratory; choice of elective classes from across the University.

Year 2: all classes are compulsory and build on your understanding of physics developed in year 1; laboratory work becomes more sophisticated, recognising your growth as a physicist.

Year 3: new topics include Condensed Matter Physics and Thermal Physics; laboratory and computational work further develops your skills.

Year 4: you will take education-based classes along with extended periods of teaching practice in schools.

Entry Requirements

2024 entry requirements

Standard entry:
4 or 5 Highers at AABB or ABBBB including Maths and Physics at B and English. Advanced Higher Maths and Physics preferred.

Widening access entry:
4 Highers at BBBB including Maths and Physics at B and English. Advanced Higher Maths and Physics preferred.

Start Date

October

Qualification

Degree

Award

BSc Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

F3XC

Course Length

4 years

Faculty

Faculty of Science

Department

Physics

SCQF Level

10

Career Sectors

Biology

Chemistry and Materials Science

Food Science and Technology

Mathematics and Statistics

Physics

Science General