# Advanced Physics - PHYSC13962

## Stream Summary

**Faculty:** SCI - Faculty of Science

**School:** School of Physics

**Contact:** http://www.phys.unsw.edu.au/

**Program:** 3962 - Advanced Science (Honours)

**Award(s):**

Bachelor of Advanced Science (Honours) (Major)

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## Stream Outline

## Stream Structure

**Stage 1**

- PHYS1131 Higher Physics 1A (6 UOC)
**or**PHYS1141 Higher Physics 1A (Special) (6 UOC) - PHYS1231 Higher Physics 1B (6 UOC)
**or**PHYS1241 Higher Physics 1B (Special) (6 UOC) - MATH1131 Mathematics 1A (6 UOC)
**or**MATH1141 Higher Mathematics 1A (6 UOC) - MATH1231 Mathematics 1B (6 UOC)
**or**MATH1241 Higher Mathematics 1B (6 UOC)

**Stage 2**

- MATH2069 Mathematics 2A (6 UOC)
- MATH2089 Numerical Methods & Statistics (6 UOC)
- PHYS2111 Quantum Physics (6 UOC)
- PHYS2113 Classical Mechanics (6 UOC)
- PHYS2114 Electromagnetism (6 UOC)

**Stage 3**

- PHYS3111 Quantum Mechanics (6 UOC)
- PHYS3112 Experimental Physics (6 UOC)
- PHYS3113 Thermal and Statistical (6 UOC)
- PHYS3114 Electrodynamics (6 UOC)

- PHYS3115 Particle Physics (6 UOC)
- PHYS3116 Astrophysics (6 UOC)
- PHYS3117 Physics Laboratory (6 UOC)
- PHYS3118 Solid State Physics (6 UOC)

**Note:**

Students who are completing a double major in Mathematics and Physics should substitute MATH2111 Higher Several Variable Calculus and MATH2621 Higher Complex Analysis for MATH2069 Mathematics 2A; and MATH2301 Mathematical Computing and MATH2901 Higher Theory of Statistics for MATH2089 Numerical Methods and Statistics.

*Recommended science electives:*(these are not compulsory but may complement a major in Advanced Physics) include PHYS1160 Introduction to Astronomy; CLIM2001 Fundamentals of Atmospheric Science; and BABS6741 Astrobiology: Life in the Universe.