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UCAS CODE: F510

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Science (with Honours) - BSc (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    12-SEP-22

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

**Course Overview**- Did you ever wonder how stars and galaxies came to be? Astrophysics can provide the answer – with the skills, methods and knowledge to investigate the physics of our universe.- Studying our Astrophysics BSc (Hons) programme offers the opportunity to explore the very fabric of our universe. You’ll develop skills in various scientific methods, while learning how physics applies to stellar objects and systems.- With us, you’ll work in a state-of-the art learning environment for practical analysis, interpretation and modelling of astronomical data, developing a sophisticated practical and theoretical knowledge base. You’ll also get the chance to spend a year abroad, whether studying at a partner institution or working with an approved research project.- By the time you graduate, you should leave us with well-developed excellent observational, mathematical and logical skills, coupled with keen problem-solving abilities. It’s the kind of mix that’s attractive to employers in a wide range of sectors – from medical physics and education to oil and gas.**Why study with us**- Learn at one of the UK’s best-equipped teaching observatories, with our recent £200,000 investment in probably the most powerful modern optical telescope available in the country.- Bachelor of Science with Honours in Astrophysics is ranked 10th in the UK with 89% of students satisfied with the learning resources (National Student Survey 2020).- This course is recognised by the Institute of Physics – you’ll qualify for student membership, and for Membership as a graduate.

Application deadline

15 January

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University information

University of Central Lancashire

  • University League Table

    89th

  • Campus address

    University of Central Lancashire, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 2HE, England

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    47th out of 50 1

  • Entry standards

    / Max 240
    n/a

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    72.0 72%

    44th

    1
  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.04 81%

    34th

    11

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