Teaching and assessment

for Physics MSci

Date of entry

September 2020

Teaching

Our teaching methods vary and you can learn in the following ways:

  • lectures
  • workshops
  • practical classes
  • tutorials
  • module specific problem classes
  • peer-to-peer tuition and exam preparation in conjunction with our undergraduate Physics Society
  • talks by invited speakers

You will also meet regularly with an academic adviser of studies who will provide guidance and support.

Assessment

Our assessment methods include:

  • exams
  • extended assignments
  • weekly problems
  • formal reports
  • practical laboratory work
  • in-class presentations as individuals and/or groups
  • practical research methods

Our taught elements are structured to prepare you for the various assessments. You will also have tutorials and problem classes for specific modules and we will guide you through your revision strategies.

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This list should give you a good idea of which modules you can take, however it may change before you begin your course, and may not show all available modules.

Core Modules

These modules are an essential part of your course.

Core Modules

These modules are an essential part of your course.

Core Modules

These modules are an essential part of your course.

Core Modules

These modules are an essential part of your course.

Optional Modules

You can choose one or more of these modules as part of your course.

Core Modules

These modules are an essential part of your course.

Optional Modules

You can choose one or more of these modules as part of your course.

Questions? Need help?

Contact our applicant enquiry team

+44 (0)1382 383838

contactus@dundee.ac.uk