Course list for the Physics Field of Study
Information valid for students commencing 2018
Physics
For the GCSc, a student is required to obtain #8 from the courses listed under the heading, Field of Study - Physics, Part B.
For the GDipSc, a student is required to obtain #16 from the courses listed under the heading, Field of Study - Physics, Part A or Part B.
For the #24 MSc, a student is required to obtain #24 -
(a) #8 from the courses listed under the heading, Field of Study - Physics, Part A; and
(b) #16 from the courses listed under the heading, Field of Study - Physics, Part B.
Part A
Course Code | Units | Course Title |
PHYS7712 | 2 | Project A |
PHYS7713 | 2 | Project B |
PHYS7722 | 4 | Research Project A |
PHYS7723 | 4 | Research Project B |
PHYS7730 | 6 | Advanced Research Project ^{[1]} |
PHYS7731 | 6 | Advanced Research Project ^{[2]} |
PHYS7732 | 6 | Advanced Research Project ^{[3]} |
PHYS7743 | 8 | Extended Research Project ^{[1]} |
PHYS7744 | 8 | Extended Research Project ^{[2]} |
PHYS7745 | 8 | Extended Research Project ^{[3]} |
Part B
Course Code | Units | Course Title |
MATH7105 | 2 | General Relativity |
MATH7133 | 2 | Algebraic Methods of Mathematical Physics |
MATH7144 | 2 | Advanced Hamiltonian Dynamics & Chaos |
MATH7701 | 2 | Special Topics I |
MATH7702 | 2 | Special Topics II |
PHYS7002 | 2 | Special Topics in Physics |
PHYS7004 | 2 | Special Topics in Physics |
PHYS7021 | 2 | Statistical Mechanics |
PHYS7033 | 2 | Condensed Matter Physics: Electronic properties of crystals |
PHYS7042 | 2 | Quantum Physics |
PHYS7055 | 2 | Laser Physics & Quantum Optics |
PHYS7073 | 2 | Computational Physics |
PHYS7080 | 2 | Astrophysics |
PHYS7241 | 2 | Advanced Quantum Theory |
PHYS7250 | 2 | Fields in Physics |
PHYS7270 | 2 | Advanced Computational Physics |
PHYS7825 | 2 | Experimental Design |
PHYS7900 | 2 | Perspectives in Physics Research |
End notes
- [1] Code for student in year courses commencing in sem 1. Students must re-enrol in the same code in sem 2.
- [2] Code for student in year courses commencing in sem 2. Students must re-enrol in the same code in sem 1 the following year.
- [3] Code for students completing the course in one semester.