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Physics, Master's, 2 years

  • Years2 years
  • ECTS credits120
  • Tuition feeNone

Presentation

Objectives and content

The Master's programme in Physics is offered in both pure and applied physics. The programme is aimed at students with interest in physics and related fields, who intend to qualify for research, development or teaching and who seek employment where education in physics is required or considered an advantage. Within the Master's Programme in Physics you can choose among the following specialisations: 

  • Acoustics
  • Measurement science
  • Medical physics and technology
  • Microelectronics
  • Nuclear physics
  • Optics and atomic physics
  • Particle physics
  • Space physics

Please see under each specialization for more details.

Fysikk

Programme structure

Master's Programme in Physics (requirement 120 SP)
Specialization
When you apply for admission to the master¿s programme you apply directly to a programme
Acustics (requirement 60 SP)
Optional subject (requirement 60 SP)
You should choose subjects in consultation with your academic supervisor.
Elective course
Course codeCourse titleSPSR
PHYS271Acoustics101–42
PHYS272Acoustic Transducers101–41
Nuclear physics (requirement 60 SP)
Optional subject (requirement 60 SP)
You should choose subjects in consultation with your academic supervisor.
Medical physics and technolgy (requirement 60 SP)
Compulsory subject (requirement 20 SP)
Emnet PHYS212 Fysikk i medisinsk diagnostikk er obligatorisk enten i bachelorgraden eller mastergraden.
Mandatory course
Course codeCourse titleSPSR
PHYS212Physics of Medical Imaging101–42
PHYS231Physics of Radiation101–42
Optional subject (requirement 40 SP)
You should choose subjects in consultation with your academic supervisor.
Microelectronics (requirement 60 SP)
Compulsory subject (requirement 30 SP)
Mandatory course
Course codeCourse titleSPSR
PHYS222Analogue Integrated Circuits101–41
PHYS223Digital Integrated Circuits101–41
PHYS321Design av komplekse elektroniske system101–42
Optional subject (requirement 30 SP)
You should choose subjects in consultation with your academic supervisor.
Elective course
Course codeCourse titleSPSR
PHYS223Digital Integrated Circuits101–41
PHYS321Design av komplekse elektroniske system101–42
Measurement technology and instrumentation (requirement 60 SP)
Compulsory subject (requirement 30 SP)
Mandatory course
Course codeCourse titleSPSR
PHYS225Measurement technology101–41
PHYS227Laboratory Course in Instrumentation and Process Control101–42
PHYS328Selected Topics in Measurement Science101–41
Optional subject (requirement 30 SP)
You should choose subjects in consultation with your academic supervisor.
Optics and atomic physics (requirement 60 SP)
Compulsory subject (requirement 10 SP)
Choose minimum one of the courses
Course codeCourse titleSPSR
PHYS261Atomic Physics101–41
PHYS264Atmospheric and Marine Optics101–42
Optional subject (requirement 50 SP)
You should choose subjects in consultation with your academic supervisor.
Elective course
Course codeCourse titleSPSR
PHYS201Quantum Mechanics101–4
PHYS205Electromagnetism II101–4
PHYS208Solid State Physics101–4
PHYS263Laboratory Course in Optics 101–4
PHYS264Atmospheric and Marine Optics101–4
Particle physics (requirement 60 SP)
Optional subject (requirement 60 SP)
You should choose subjects in consultation with your academic supervisor.
Space physics (requirement 60 SP)
Optional subject (requirement 60 SP)
You should choose subjects in consultation with your academic supervisor.
Theoretical Physics (requirement 60 SP)
Optional subject (requirement 60 SP)
You should choose subjects in consultation with your academic supervisor.
Master thesis in physics (requirement 60 SP)
Mandatory course
Course codeCourse titleSPSR
PHYS399Master's Thesis in Physics603
SP = ECTS credits, S = Semester, R = Recommended semester

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Contact

Department of Physics and Technology

Study section: studie.fysikk@uib.no

Department of Physics and Technology: http://www.uib.no/en/ift