Advanced Physics MSc
Course duration: 1 year
Mode of study: Full time
Qualification: MSc - Master of Science
Physics & Astronomy
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This Advanced Physics MSc programme aims to equip you with key skills you need for employment in industry, public service or academic research. Reflecting the research strengths and specialisms of Loughborough's Department of Physics, the Advanced Physics MSc programme combines compulsory modules in superconductivity and nanoscience with options that include quantum computing and solid state physics. The aim of the Advanced Physics MSc is to equip you with key skills needed for employment in industry, public service or academic research. You will explore very diverse modules which will allow you to apply and communicate your knowledge of Materials Science via the development of an individual project essay, in which you will consider a particular aspect of physics and gain experience in conducting a piece of original applied research.
Our Physics graduates are highly sought after and work in a range of industries and roles. Employers of choice for our graduates include the Ministry of Defence, DSTL, BAE Systems, BP, Rolls Royce and Intelligent Energy in roles such as Business Analyst, Physicist, Technical Manager and Financial Trader. Other students have gone on to study at PhD level. Our Advanced Physics MSc programme aims to help you develop the following advanced skills: problem solving; experimental, mathematical or computational techniques; scientific report writing and presentation skills; obtaining and understanding information from the scientific literature; the collection and analysis of data or the development of theoretical models. We aim to provide an environment that gives students opportunities to develop their own interests, self-reliance and career aspirations.
- September 2019 at Loughborough University
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