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University of Hull
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BSc (Hons), Full-time
, Duration: 3 Years
**Explore physics on a grand scale, coming to understand the forces that light stars and form galaxies.**
Physics with Astrophysics at Hull encourages you to delve into the make-up of the universe: exploring topics from planets in our solar system to distant galaxies and abstract phenomena as you study with experts.
- Study under experts in areas such as cosmology, galaxy formation and evolution, observational astronomy and solar physics
- The University's EA Milne Centre for Astrophysics is a focus for major national and international research collaborations
- Sharpen your critical thinking skills and get the chance to publish research papers before youâve even graduated
- Enjoy access to Viper â the most powerful supercomputers of any university in the North of England â and tackle new questions that nobody has yet answered
- This degree is accredited by the Institute of Physics (IOP)
We'll give you the theoretical and practical tools to reveal and understand the underlying laws that govern the universe â from the smallest sub-atomic particle to the grand scale of cosmology. Many of our graduates go on to successful careers in some of the worldâs best-known laboratories and research facilities.
**Official Team GB partners**
Did you know that the University of Hull is the official University Partner of Team GB? Our united belief is that anyone, with the right opportunities ahead and a dedicated team behind, can achieve extraordinary things. This is what our partnership with Team GB is built on. Extraordinary is in you â and weâll help you find it.
What does this mean for you? It means that whether youâre studying sports science, or marketing, or logistics, or healthcare, or engineering, youâll be able to gain invaluable experience through this unique partnership.
We are working with Team GB to create opportunities for volunteering and work experience, to get involved with meet-and-greet sessions with Olympians, host on-campus talks from guest speakers and so much more. Some of our students recently helped Team GB athletes get their kit ready to compete in preparation for the Minsk 2019 European Games. Itâs an extraordinary partnership, and you wonât find it anywhere else.
Find out more at hull.ac.uk/teamgb
Introduction to Experimental Skills and Mathematics for Physics
Experimental Physics and Mathematics 1
The Classical World (for Theoretical Physics)
Gravitation and Astronomy
Electricity and Magnetism with Computation
From the Quantum World to the Macro World â an Introduction to Quantum Physics and the Properties of Matter
Experimental Physics and Mathematics 2
Experimental Physics and Mathematics 3
Thermodynamics, Statistical Physics and Special Relativity
Intermediate Quantum Mechanics with Advanced Computation
The Physics of Waves and Solid State
Stellar Structure and Evolution
Group Problem Solving
Advanced Quantum, Nuclear and Particle Physics
Numerical Modelling and Simulation with Research Project Planning
Matter at Extremes
Galactic and Extra-Galactic Astronomy
All modules are subject to availability and this list may change at any time.
You'll be assessed through a combination of written, practical and coursework assessments throughout your degree.
Written assessment typically includes exams and multiple choice tests.
Practical is an assessment of your skills and competencies. This could include presentations, school experience, work experience or laboratory work.
Coursework typically includes essays, written assignments, dissertations, research projects or producing a portfolio of your work.
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Forget about the stereotype, Hull is a hidden gem which gets great student satisfaction. The city is really quirky so look out for white telephone boxes, chip spice and traditional pubs with unusual names. The university campus is very green with a warm atmosphere. The area around the uni is lovely, with lots of independent restaurants, shops and small bars which have a great selection of cheap craft beers. Living costs are really low, with student housing available close to campus. There’s a choice of different clubs for all music tastes. Getting in to town is easy and quick with frequent buses and cheap taxis.
Provisional for Year 1 for EU at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for England at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Northern Ireland at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Scotland at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Wales at £9,250
Provisional for Year 1 for Channel Islands at £9,250
Set for Year 1 for International at £17,200
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