Physics with Philosophy (4 Years) [MPhys]
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- UCAS course code
- UCAS institution code
- Degree awarded
- 4 years
- Number of places/applicants
- For entry in September 2014 there were 270 places/1200 applicants.
- Typical A-level offer
- A*A*A - A*AA (to include Physics and Maths and exclude General Studies)
- Typical International Baccalaureate offer
- Overall score of 39 - 38 with HL grades of 7,7, 6 - 7,6, 6 (to include Physics and Maths)
- How to apply
- Apply through UCAS .
This course provides a solid grounding in all aspects of physics, both theoretical and experimental. However a substantial amount of laboratory work is replaced by lecture courses and project work in philosophy. Typical course units forming the Philosophy stream include: Moral Philosophy; Theory of Knowledge; Philosophy of Science and Ethics. The works of Spinoza, Wittgenstein and Aristotle might also be studied. You undertake a major project in an area of physics and philosophy in your fourth year as well as choosing from a diverse range of philosophy and physics fourth year course units.
It is possible to transfer to the 3-year BSc course at the beginning of your third year.
Tuition fees for home/EU students commencing their studies in September 2016 will be £9,000 per annum. Tuition fees for international students will be £20,000 per annum. For general information please see the undergraduate fees pages.
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