Study Schemes

BSC Mathematics / Physics [FG31]

Academic Year: 2021/2022Joint Honours scheme - available from 2000/2001

Duration (studying Full-Time): 3 years

Award Eligibility:Standard Awards; Excellence Scholarship; The Coleg Incentive Scholarship;

Part 1 Rules

Year 1 Core (10 Credits)

You must take the following physics modules.

Semester 2
PH14310

Modern Physics

Year 1 Timetable Core/Student Option

You must take the following mathematics modules. Choose your preferred language.

Semester 1
MA10510

Algebra

MP10610

Calculus

MT10510

Algebra

MT10610

Calcwlws

Semester 2
MA11110

Mathematical Analysis

MP11010

Further Algebra and Calculus

MT11010

Algebra a Chalcwlws Pellach

MT11110

Dadansoddi Mathemategol

Year 1 Timetable Core/Student Option

You must take the following physics modules. Choose your preferred language.

Semester 1
FG11010

Ffiseg Glasurol

FG14010

Dynameg Glasurol

FG15510

Technegau Labordy ar gyfer Ffiseg Arbrofol (10 Credyd)

PH11010

Classical Physics

PH15510

Laboratory Techniques for Experimental Physics (10 Credits)

PM14010

Classical Dynamics

Semester 2
FG11120

Grymoedd ac Egni

PH11120

Forces and Energy

Year 1 Options

Choose 20 credits from the mathematics list below. You must take either MA10110 and MA11210; or MA10310 and MA11310. (Choose your preferred language, where applicable.)

Semester 1
MA10110

Coordinate and Vector Geometry

MA10310

Probability

MT10110

Geometreg Gyfesurynnol a Fectoraidd

MT10310

Tebygoleg

Semester 2
MA11210

Differential Equations

MA11310

Statistics

MT11210

Hafaliadau Differol

MT11310

Ystadegaeth

Part 2 Rules

Year 2 Core (30 Credits)

You must take the following physics modules.

Semester 1
PH21510

Thermodynamics

Semester 2
PH22010

Optics

PH23010

Principles of Quantum Mechanics

Year 2 Timetable Core/Student Option

You must take the following mathematics modules. Choose your preferred language.

Semester 2
MA21410

Linear Algebra

MA21510

Complex Analysis

MT21410

Algebra Llinol

MT21510

Dadansoddiad Cymhlyg

Year 2 Timetable Core/Student Option

You must take the following physics modules. Choose your preferred language.

Semester 1
FG26020

Ffiseg Mathemategol

PM26020

Mathematical Physics

Semester 2
FG22510

Trydan a Magnetedd

PH22510

Electricity and Magnetism

Year 2 Options

Choose 40 credits of optional mathematics modules, EITHER from Block A, OR BLOCK B.

Year 2 Options

BLOCK A: (Choose your preferred language, if applicable)

Semester 1
MA20110

Real Analysis

MA20310

Introduction to Abstract Algebra

MA26010

Distributions and Estimation

MA26600

Applied Statistics

MT20110

Dadansoddiad Real

Semester 2
MA26620

Applied Statistics

Year 2 Options

BLOCK B: (Choose your preferred language, if applicable)

Semester 1
MA20110

Real Analysis

MA20310

Introduction to Abstract Algebra

MA25200

Introduction to Numerical Analysis and its applications

MT20110

Dadansoddiad Real

Semester 2
MA25220

Introduction to Numerical Analysis and its applications

MA25610

Hydrodynamics 1

MA25710

Advanced Dynamics

Final Year Core (30 Credits)

You must take the following physics modules.

Semester 1
PH32410

Concepts in Condensed Matter Physics

PH33000

Particles, Quanta and Fields

Semester 2
PH33020

Particles, Quanta and Fields

Final Year Timetable Core/Student Option

You must take the following physics modules. Choose your preferred language.

Semester 1
FG35410

Ffiseg Arbrofol (10 Credyd)

PH35410

Experimental Physics (10 Credits)

Semester 2
FG35620

Prosiect (20 Credyd)

PH35620

Project (20 Credits)

Final Year Electives

Choose 60 credits (level 3) from mathematics as advised by the department, subject to pre-requisites

Aberystwyth University Standard Awards

  • Entrance Scholarship / Merit Award
  • Sports Bursary
  • Music Bursary
  • International Excellence Scholarship
  • Residential Bursary
  • Aberystwyth Bursary
  • Care Leaver Bursary