# MSci Physics Degree Courses¶

1^{st} Year |
2^{nd} Year |
3^{rd} Year |
4^{th} Year |
---|---|---|---|

Functions | Atomic Physics | Light and Matter | General Relativity * |

Complex Analysis | Electromagnetism | Computational Physics * | Information Theory * |

Linear Algebra | Mathematical Methods * | Astrophysics * | Cosmology * |

Vector Calculus | Differential Equations | Advanced Classical Physics * | Space Physics * |

Mechanics | Fourier | Physics of the Universe | Atmospheric Physics * |

Vibrations and Waves | Nuclear and Particle Physics | Fluid Dynamics | Advanced Hydrodynamics * |

(Special) Relativity | Optics | Plasma Physics * | Research Interfaces |

Quantum Physics | Qauntum Mechanics | Laboratory III * | Master's Research Project |

Structure of Matter | Solid State Physics | Comprehensive I (see below) | German Level 3 Horizons ** |

Electricity and Magnetism | Statistical Physics | Comprehensive II (see below) | - |

Laboratory and Computing I | Statistics of Measurement | Professional Skills III | - |

Basic Electronics | Thermodynamics | German Level 2 Horizons ** | - |

Advanced Electronics * | Laboratory and Computing II | - | - |

(Summer) Project I | Professional Skills II | - | - |

Professional Skills I | German Level 1 Horizons ** | - | - |

Comprehensive Exams: "[They are] taken in Year 3, [and] present problems which test knowledge gained across all the core (compulsory) courses over the first two years."

The two comprehensive exams together account for 26.7% of the third year

* These were elective courses

** Courses taken for extra credit