Year 1

Year 2

Year 3

MSci Year

Course Code

Course Title

Course Code

Course Title

Course Code

Course Title

Course Code

Course Title

MAPS1010
(T1)

Mathematics for Natural Sciences I (0.5)

MAPS2001
(T1 & 2)

Scientific Communication and Computing (0.5)

MAPS3001
(T1 & 2)

Literature Project for Natural Sciences (0.5)

PHASM201
(T1 & T2)

Physics Project (1.5)

PHAS1423
(T1)

Modern Physics, Astronomy & Cosmology (0.5)





Students are advised to check the Physics & Astronomy syllabus for details of Year 4 course requirements, and details of intercollegiate options.
MSci courses taught at UCL are listed below:

PHAS1228
(T2)

Thermal Physics (0.5)

PHAS2222
(T1)

Quantum Physics (0.5)

PHAS3226
(T1)
Major & Minor streams

Quantum Mechanics
(0.5)

PHAS1246
(T2)

Mathematical Methods II (0.5)

PHAS2246†
(T1)

Mathematical Methods III (0.5)

PHAS3444
(T2)
Major stream students

Practical Physics for Natural Sciences (0.5)


PLUS (Atomic & Particle Physics Pathway)

Atomic & Particle Physics students take


PHAS2224
(T2)

Atomic & Molecular Physics (0.5)

PHAS3224
(T2)

Nuclear & Particle Physics (0.5)

OR (Condensed Matter Physics Pathway)

Condensed Matter Physics students take


PHAS2228
(T2)

Statistical Physics of Matter (0.5)

PHAS3225
(T2)

Solid State Physics (0.5)

Options – both pathways

Options

Options*

PHAS2201
(T1)

Electricity & Magnetism (0.5)

PHAS3201
(T1)

EM Theory (0.5)

PHASM421
(T1)

Atom and Photon Physics (0.5)

MATH6202
(T2)

Mathematics for Physics and Astronomy (0.5)

PHAS3424
(T2)

Theory of Dynamical Systems (0.5)

PHASM426
(T1)

Advanced Quantum Theory (0.5)

†Students combining physics with maths and stats will replace PHAS2246 with PHAS2201

PHAS3443
(T2)

Lasers & Modern Optics (0.5)

PHASM442
(T1)

Particle Physics (0.5)

PHAS3447
(T2)

Materials and Nanomaterials (0.5)

PHASM228
(T2)

Advanced Topics in Statistical Mechanics (0.5)

PHAS3459
(T1)

Scientific Computing using Object Oriented Languages (0.5)

PHASM427
(T2)

Quantum Computation & Communication (0.5)
(PHASM426 recommended)


PHASM431
(T2)

Molecular Physics (0.5)

PHASM445
(T2)

Quantum Field Theory (0.5)
(requires PHASM426)

PHASM472
(T2)

Order & Excitations in Condensed Matter (0.5)

PHASM474
(T2)

Plastic and Molecular (Opto)Electronics (0.5)

PHASM800
(T2)

Molecular Biophysics (0.5)
