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Theoretical Physics Moderatorship 2014-15

Senior Sophister Year (Mathematics Modules)

Note that these details are not yet final and are still subject to change.

Michaelmas term

Hilary term

Year long modules

Students must take a total of 60 ECTS only (Mathematics and Physics combined). ECTS may be split 30:30, 35:25 or 25:35 between Mathematics and Physics modules. A cross-faculty broad curriculum module may be substituted for a 5 ECTS option module in either Mathematics or Physics (but not both). Students may choose to do a project in Mathematics (which counts 10 credits). Unless indicated otherwise, Mathematics modules are 5 ECTS units.

All module choices are subject to them being possible within the timetable.

Michaelmas or Hilary term

BC Broad Curriculum Modules

Senior Sophister Year (Physics Modules)

Michaelmas term

  • PY4P02 High Energy Physics
  • PY4T01 Condensed Matter Theory
  • PY4TP1 TP Practical [10 credits]

Hilary term

  • PY4T02 Electron & Photon Physics
  • PY4P04 Nanoscience
  • PY4A04 Interstellar Medium & Cosmology
  • PY4C01 Computer Simulation III

Year long Physics modules

PY4P07 Advanced Topics

Unless indicated otherwise, each module is worth 5 credits. Students take PY4P02, PY4T01, PY4TP1 and PY4T02 (25 credits compulsory) while the other Physics modules are optional.

For the details of Physics modules see here.

Sources of Information

The University of Dublin Calendar

All courses within Trinity College are administered in accordance with the regulations set out in the The University of Dublin Calendar which is published annually. The section of the Calendar setting out the general regulations of the College is published separately in the booklet General Regulations and Information and Board Statement on Safety which is distributed to all students on admission to College.

Important information

Please note that The University of Dublin Calendar should be consulted for definitive information about the rules, regulations, and activities of the University.

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This course is funded by the Irish government under the National Development Plan 2007-2013 and aided by the European Social Fund (ESF) under the Human Capital Investment Operational Programme 2007-2013.