BSc

Ffiseg

BSc Ffiseg Cod F301 Ymgeisio Nawr Cofrestrwch ar gyfer ein Ddiwrnod Agored Ar-lein

Ymgeisio Nawr

Prif Ffeithiau

Cod F301
  • Cynnig lefel-A nodweddiadol

    Available to candidates without formal qualifications who have suitable background education, experience and motivation

  • Hyd y Cwrs

    4 blwyddyn

  • Cyfrwng Cymraeg

    33%

Manylion pellach ynglŷn â'r gofynion mynediad

Ymgeisio Nawr

Physics at Aberystwyth University is accredited by the IOP (Institute of Physics). Physics is one of the oldest academic disciplines, but one which makes significant contributions to modern society, with theoretical breakthroughs feeding into new sciences and fostering modern technologies. The concepts of physics form the basis of most scientific language and the subject finds its way into most modern science and technology, enhancing the scope for your future employment prospects. 

[NSS/DLHE Awards]

Adran Ffiseg: 91% boddhad myfyrwyr (ACF 2017)

Aeth 85% o’n graddedigion i swyddi ar lefel broffesiynol, 21% yn uwch na graddedigion y Gwyddorau Ffisegol yn genedlaethol. (DLHE 2017)

Trosolwg

 Why study Physics at Aberystwyth?

  • On completion of this degree you will leave with accreditation by the IOP (Institute of Physics)
  • Physics has been taught at Aberystwyth since its foundation and it continues to be an innovative learning experience for all
  • You will be taught by experts in their field
  • Our researchers are involved in the current European Space Agency ExoMars 2020 Project and engineering low dimensional materials (i.e. graphene).
Ein Staff

Mae gan bob un o ddarlithwyr yr Adran Ffiseg gymwysterau hyd at safon PhD a hanes o wneud gwaith ymchwil yn eu meysydd arbenigol.

Modiwlau

Noder: Y modiwlau a restrir isod yw'r modiwlau y bwriedir eu cyflwyno ar hyn o bryd yn ystod y flwyddyn academaidd nesaf ac mae'n bosibl y gallant newid. Maent wedi'u cynnwys yma i roi syniad o strwythur y cwrs.

Cyflogadwyedd

What can I do with a physics degree?

Our graduates have discovered career paths in:

  •  Medical physicist
  •  Radiation protection practitioner
  • Research Scientist

Other graduates from our department have sought careers in:

  •  Systems developer
  • Product development
  • Technical author
  • Meteorologist

 

Employability is embedded across all of our teaching and ethics. We instil these skills to our students:

• research and data analysis skills
• enhanced mathematical and computational skills
• effective problem-solving and creative thinking skills
• the ability to work independently
• time-management and organisational skills, including the ability to meet deadlines
• the ability to express ideas and communicate information in a clear and structured manner, in both written and oral form
• self-motivation and self-reliance
• team-working, with the ability to discuss concepts in groups, accommodating different ideas and reaching agreement

 What work experience opportunities exist whilst studying? 

Click here to find out about the various opportunities that our Aberystwyth University Careers team offer. 

Enhance your employability prospects with GO Wales and YES (Year in Employment Scheme) managed by our Careers department. 

Addysg a Dysgu

What will I learn?

The breakdown below will provide you with an illustration of what you may study during the four year degree scheme.

In the first year you will discover;

  • Newtonian physics
  • The physics of matter
  • Oscillations and waves
  • Electricity and magnetism
  • Laboratory experiments
  • Basic mathematical tools commonly used in physics

In your second year, you will explore;

  • Classic and modern physics (algebra and calculus)
  • Computational and experimental physics
  • Quantum theory
  • Dynamics
  • The principles of gravitational and electrostatic fields

In your third year, you will study;

  • Thermal physics
  • Quantum mechanics
  • Experimental analogue electronics
  • Data handling and statistics
  • Instrumentation systems
  • Experimental physics

In your final year you will investigate;

  • Semiconductor physics
  • Electromagnetism
  • Optronics
  • Condensed Matter
  • Atoms and Molecules
  • Numerical Methods

How will I be taught?

We teach our students through lectures, seminars, tutorials, workshops, practicals, individual and group-based project work.

We assess our students through coursework, presentations, lab reports, lab diaries and examinations.

Further information:

You will be assigned a personal tutor throughout your degree course, who will help you with any problems or queries, whether these are academic-related or personal issues. You should feel free to contact them at any time for help and advice.

You will also have the opportunity to complete a Personal Development Plan (PDP) at Aberystwyth. This is a structured process of self-appraisal, reflection, and planning, which will enable you to chart your personal, academic and professional development throughout your time at university. By recording your academic performance, and highlighting the skills you already have and those you will need for future employability, the PDP portfolio will equip you with the necessary tools to plan effectively, develop successful approaches to study, and consider your future career options and aspirations.

Darganfod Mwy

Gofynion Mynediad Nodweddiadol

Lefel A Available to candidates without formal qualifications who have suitable background education, experience and motivation

Gofynion TGAU (grade C min):
English or Welsh, Mathematics

Diploma Cenedlaethol BTEC:
Available to candidates without formal qualifications who have suitable background education, experience and motivation

Myfyrwyr Rhyngwladol

Bagloriaeth Ryngwladol:
Available to candidates without formal qualifications who have suitable background education, experience and motivation

Bagloriaeth Ewropeaidd:
Available to candidates without formal qualifications who have suitable background education, experience and motivation

Ystyrir ymgeiswyr yn ôl eu rhinweddau unigol a gall y cynigion amrywio. Am ragor o wybodaeth, cysylltwch ag: ug-admissions@aber.ac.uk

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