Course list for the Physics Single Major
Information valid for students commencing 2018
Physics (Major)
(This major is available at St Lucia only)
Prerequisites required for progression in this major:
Course Code | Units | Course Title |
[ MATH1051 | 2 | Calculus & Linear Algebra I ^{[1]} |
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[ MATH1071 | 2 | Advanced Calculus & Linear Algebra I ^{[2]} |
[ MATH1052 | 2 | Multivariate Calculus & Ordinary Differential Equations |
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[ MATH1072 | 2 | Advanced Multivariate Calculus & Ordinary Differential Equations ^{[2]} |
PHYS1001 | 2 | Mechanics & Thermal Physics I |
PHYS1002 | 2 | Electromagnetism and Modern Physics |
Major requirements (14 units)
8 units for -
Course Code | Units | Course Title |
PHYS2020 | 2 | Thermodynamics & Condensed Matter Physics |
PHYS2041 | 2 | Quantum Physics |
PHYS2055 | 2 | Introduction to Fields in Physics |
PHYS3900 | 2 | Perspectives in Physics Research |
End notes
- [1] Students without at least a Sound Achievement in Senior Maths C are required to take MATH1050 as an elective before MATH1051
- [2] Students with a high achievement in Senior Maths C (or a 6 or 7 in MATH1050) should take MATH1071 and MATH1072. Students with a sound achievement in Senior Maths C (or a 4 or 5 in MATH1050) should take MATH1051 and MATH1052.