Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
|Year and Campus:||2010|
Associate Professor Robert Scholten
School of Physics
|Overview:||The Physics major will provide students with a sound basis from which to pursue a broad range of careers in areas including research and development, education, and business. Graduates will gain a deep understanding of the physical world and develop skill in analysis, problem solving and critical thinking that will enable them to adapt to a wide range of tasks in research, teaching and management. This major will integrate knowledge principally from physics and mathematics to provide students with the necessary tools to think critically about the world around them and how it works. Students will develop a range of theoretical and experimental skills that will allow them to make critical assessments, solve problems, and develop new concepts in a broad range of work environments.|
|Structure & Available Subjects:||Completion of 50 points of study at third year level|
| There are two specialisations within the Physics major. |
Bachelor of Science |
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