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  • Qualification

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

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    27-SEP-21

  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

This programme provides training in the principles and practice of geophysics with an emphasis on pure and practical physics.High level training is given in geophysics with supporting physics, providing classical physics training to second year university level, and including university training in geology and mathematics. The programme is particularly strong for careers in geophysical data analysis, and research areas related to global geophysics and planetary science.Transfer to a Physics degree is possible up to the end of Year One.This degree accredited by the Institute of Physics (IOP) for the purpose of partially meeting the educational requirement for Chartered Physicist.This programme is available with a Year in China. The Year in China allows undergraduate students the opportunity to spend one year at our joint venture, Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (XJTLU), following XJTLU's BA China Studies degree classes. XJTLU is a fully English-speaking university, located in Suzhou. If you wish to study this programme with a Year in China please put the option code YC in the Further Choices section of your UCAS application form.

Application deadline

15 January 2020

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A level : ABB

Including Physics and Mathematics For applicants from England: Where a science has been taken at A level (Chemistry, Biology or Physics), a pass in the Science practical of each subject will be required.

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University information

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University of Liverpool

  • University League Table

    33rd

  • Campus address

    University of Liverpool, The Foundation Building, 765 Brownlow Hill, Liverpool, Liverpool, L69 7ZX, England

Renowned for excellent teaching that relates to the professions including medicine, dentistry, business, law, architecture and engineering.
Internationally recognised themes: personalised health, infectious disease, advanced materials, digital, heritage, and starting well, living well, ageing well.
Extensive support network in place for International students. Students can take advantage of a meet and greet service and ‘Hello International!’ welcome.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    22nd out of 29 3

    29th out of 49 2

  • Entry standards

    / Max 240
    130 57%

    19th

  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    72 72%

    20th

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.12 82%

    16th

    14
  • Entry standards

    / Max 240
    144 62%

    31st

    1
  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    82 82%

    22nd

  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.09 82%

    30th

    9

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