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  • Quantum Field TheoryPHYC90008

    Offered:Semester 1

    This subject introduces quantum field theory, the combination of quantum mechanics and relativity that explains the fundamental structure of matter and the physics of the early universe. The course has an emphasis on quantum electrodynamics. Specific topics will include an introduction to classic...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours36 hours comprising 3 one-hour lectures/week
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017
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  • Physical CosmologyPHYC90009

    Offered:Semester 2

    This subject provides an advanced introduction to physical cosmology. Specific topics may include the isotropic homogeneous Universe, the Robertson Walker metric, the Friedmann equations, baryogenesis, inflation, big-bang nucleosynthesis, the recombination era, density fluctuations as the origin ...

    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours36 hours comprising 3 one-hour lectures/week
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017
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  • Statistical MechanicsPHYC90010

    Offered:Semester 1

    This subject provides an advanced introduction to the mathematical theory of collective phenomena in complex, many-body systems, in equilibrium and far from equilibrium, with an emphasis on critical phenomena and the emergence of long-range order. Specific topics may include phase transitions, tr...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursTBA
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017
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  • General RelativityPHYC90012

    Offered:Semester 1

    This subject provides an advanced introduction to Einstein's theory of general relativity. Specific topics may inlcude special relativity, manifolds and curvature, experimental tests, Einstein's equations, the Schwarzschild solution and black holes, weak fields and gravitational radiation. Exampl...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours36 hours comprising 3 one-hour lectures/week
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017
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  • Particle PhysicsPHYC90011

    Offered:Semester 2

    Particle Physics is the study of the elementary constituents of matter, and the fundamental forces of nature. The subject introduces modern elementary particle physics, with an emphasis on the theoretical description of the Standard Model of Particle Physics and its experimental basis. Specific t...

    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours36 hours comprising 3 one-hour lectures/week
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017
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  • Condensed Matter PhysicsPHYC90013

    Offered:Semester 2

    This subject provides an advanced introduction to condensed matter physics. The general topics covered are (i) experimental and theoretical aspects of the characterisation of condensed matter using eletrons and x-rays and (ii) the quantum model of solids and its relevance to semiconductor and mes...

    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours36 hours comprising 3 one-hour lectures/week.
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017
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  • Quantum and Advanced OpticsPHYC90006

    Offered:Semester 2

    Optics and photonics are vibrant international research areas, advancing many aspects of modern life. From the determination of the structure and function of biomolecules to the study of stars and galaxies; from high-efficiency lighting to innovative display technologies, our understanding of opt...

    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours36 hours comprising 3 one-hour lectures/week
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017
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  • Quantum MechanicsPHYC90007

    Offered:Semester 1

    Quantum Mechanics introduces a dramatically new and rich understanding of the universe. In addition to providing a much deeper insight into the world of atoms and subatomic particles than afforded by classical Newtonian physics, Quantum Mechanics underpins advances in science across all disciplin...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hours36 hours comprising 3 one-hour lectures/week
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017
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  • Research ProjectPHYC90024

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2

    In this subject, students undertake a substantial program of original research in one of the many research fields in which the School of Physics is active and internationally recognised: astrophysics, condensed matter physics, optics, and particle physics. The research may be experimental and/or ...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursDistribution of time between specific tasks will be decided in negotiation with the supervisor, but an overall weekly commitment of 10 hours per week, comprising seminars and research, is expected.
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017
    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursDistribution of time between specific tasks will be decided in negotiation with the supervisor, but an overall weekly commitment of 10 hours per week, comprising seminars and research, is expected.
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017
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  • Physics Research Project Pt 1PHYC90030

    Offered:February, July

    This subject is part of a sequence of three or four parts (depending on the research project stream) taken in successive semesters that together constitute the 100-point research project offered through the Master of Science (Physics). In this subject, students undertake a substantial program of...

    • February
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursThis subject is an individual research project and weekly contact hours will vary depending on the nature of the project.
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 30 June 2017
      Last self-enrol date23 March 2017
      Census date24 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail19 May 2017
      Assessment period ends30 June 2017
    • July
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursThis subject is an individual research project and weekly contact hours will vary depending on the nature of the project.
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 24 December 2017
      Last self-enrol date23 August 2017
      Census date25 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 3 November 2017
      Assessment period ends24 December 2017
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  • Research ProjectPHYC90022

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2

    In this subject, students undertake a substantial program of original research in one of the many research fields in which the School of Physics is active and internationally recognised: astrophysics, condensed matter physics, optics, and particle physics. The research may be experimental and/or ...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursDistribution of time between specific tasks will be decided in negotiation with the supervisor, but an overall weekly commitment of 30 hours per week, comprising seminars and research, is expected.
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017
    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursDistribution of time between specific tasks will be decided in negotiation with the supervisor, but an overall weekly commitment of 30 hours per week, comprising seminars and research, is expected.
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017
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  • Physics Research Project Pt 2PHYC90033

    Offered:January, July

    This subject is part of a sequence of three or four parts (depending on the research project stream) taken in successive semesters that together constitute the 100-point research project offered through the Master of Science (Physics). In this subject, students undertake a substantial program of...

    • January
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursThis subject is an individual research project and weekly contact hours will vary depending on the nature of the project.
      Teaching period 3 January 2017 to 30 June 2017
      Last self-enrol date 7 February 2017
      Census date10 February 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail28 April 2017
      Assessment period ends30 June 2017
    • July
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursThis subject is an individual research project and weekly contact hours will vary depending on the nature of the project.
      Teaching period 1 July 2017 to 24 December 2017
      Last self-enrol date 4 August 2017
      Census date11 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail27 October 2017
      Assessment period ends24 December 2017
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  • Physics Research Project Pt 3PHYC90038

    Offered:January, July

    This subject is part of a sequence of three or four parts (depending on the research project stream) taken in successive semesters that together constitute the 100-point research project offered through the Master of Science (Physics). In this subject, students undertake a substantial program of...

    • January
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursThis subject is an individual research project and weekly contact hours will vary depending on the nature of the project.
      Teaching period 3 January 2017 to 30 June 2017
      Last self-enrol date 7 February 2017
      Census date10 February 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail28 April 2017
      Assessment period ends30 June 2017
    • July
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursThis subject is an individual research project and weekly contact hours will vary depending on the nature of the project.
      Teaching period 1 July 2017 to 24 December 2017
      Last self-enrol date 4 August 2017
      Census date11 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail27 October 2017
      Assessment period ends24 December 2017
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  • Physics Research Project Pt 2PHYC90034

    Offered:January, July

    This subject is part of a sequence of three or four parts (depending on the research project stream) taken in successive semesters that together constitute the 100-point research project offered through the Master of Science (Physics). In this subject, students undertake a substantial program of...

    • January
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursThis subject is an individual research project and weekly contact hours will vary depending on the nature of the project.
      Teaching period 3 January 2017 to 30 June 2017
      Last self-enrol date 7 February 2017
      Census date10 February 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail28 April 2017
      Assessment period ends30 June 2017
    • July
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursThis subject is an individual research project and weekly contact hours will vary depending on the nature of the project.
      Teaching period 1 July 2017 to 24 December 2017
      Last self-enrol date 4 August 2017
      Census date11 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail27 October 2017
      Assessment period ends24 December 2017
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  • Physics Research Project Pt 4PHYC90044

    Offered:January, July

    This subject is part of a sequence of three or four parts (depending on the research project stream) taken in successive semesters that together constitute the 100-point research project offered through the Master of Science (Physics). In this subject, students undertake a substantial program of...

    • January
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursThis subject is an individual research project and weekly contact hours will vary depending on the nature of the project.
      Teaching period 3 January 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date 1 February 2017
      Census date 3 February 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 7 April 2017
      Assessment period ends28 May 2017
    • July
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursThis subject is an individual research project and weekly contact hours will vary depending on the nature of the project.
      Teaching period 1 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date24 July 2017
      Census date28 July 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail15 September 2017
      Assessment period ends22 October 2017
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  • Physics Research Project Pt 2PHYC90035

    Offered:January, July

    This subject is part of a sequence of three or four parts (depending on the research project stream) taken in successive semesters that together constitute the 100-point research project offered through the Master of Science (Physics). In this subject, students undertake a substantial program of...

    • January
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursThis subject is an individual research project and weekly contact hours will vary depending on the nature of the project.
      Teaching period 3 January 2017 to 30 June 2017
      Last self-enrol date 7 February 2017
      Census date10 February 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail28 April 2017
      Assessment period ends30 June 2017
    • July
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursThis subject is an individual research project and weekly contact hours will vary depending on the nature of the project.
      Teaching period 1 July 2017 to 24 December 2017
      Last self-enrol date 4 August 2017
      Census date11 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail27 October 2017
      Assessment period ends24 December 2017
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  • Physics Research Project Pt 3PHYC90040

    Offered:January, July

    This subject is part of a sequence of three or four parts (depending on the research project stream) taken in successive semesters that together constitute the 100-point research project offered through the Master of Science (Physics). In this subject, students undertake a substantial program of...

    • January
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursThis subject is an individual research project and weekly contact hours will vary depending on the nature of the project.
      Teaching period 3 January 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date 1 February 2017
      Census date 3 February 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 7 April 2017
      Assessment period ends28 May 2017
    • July
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursThis subject is an individual research project and weekly contact hours will vary depending on the nature of the project.
      Teaching period 1 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date24 July 2017
      Census date28 July 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail15 September 2017
      Assessment period ends22 October 2017
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  • Research ProjectPHYC90021

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2

    In this subject, students undertake a substantial program of original research in one of the many research fields in which the School of Physics is active and internationally recognised: astrophysics, condensed matter physics, optics, and particle physics. The research may be experimental and/or ...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursDistribution of time between specific tasks will be decided in negotiation with the supervisor, but an overall weekly commitment of 40 hours per week, comprising seminars and research, is expected.
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017
    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursDistribution of time between specific tasks will be decided in negotiation with the supervisor, but an overall weekly commitment of 40 hours per week, comprising seminars and research, is expected.
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017
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  • Physics Research Project Pt 1PHYC90029

    Offered:February, July

    This subject is part of a sequence of three or four parts (depending on the research project stream) taken in successive semesters that together constitute the 100-point research project offered through the Master of Science (Physics). In this subject, students undertake a substantial program of...

    • February
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursThis subject is an individual research project and weekly contact hours will vary depending on the nature of the project.
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 30 June 2017
      Last self-enrol date23 March 2017
      Census date24 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail19 May 2017
      Assessment period ends30 June 2017
    • July
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursThis subject is an individual research project and weekly contact hours will vary depending on the nature of the project.
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 24 December 2017
      Last self-enrol date23 August 2017
      Census date25 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 3 November 2017
      Assessment period ends24 December 2017
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  • Research ProjectPHYC90023

    Offered:Semester 1, Semester 2

    In this subject, students undertake a substantial program of original research in one of the many research fields in which the School of Physics is active and internationally recognised: astrophysics, condensed matter physics, optics, and particle physics. The research may be experimental and/or ...

    • Semester 1
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursDistribution of time between specific tasks will be decided in negotiation with the supervisor, but an overall weekly commitment of 20 hours per week, comprising seminars and research, is expected.
      Teaching period27 February 2017 to 28 May 2017
      Last self-enrol date10 March 2017
      Census date31 March 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail 5 May 2017
      Assessment period ends23 June 2017
    • Semester 2
      Mode of deliveryOn Campus — Parkville
      Contact hoursDistribution of time between specific tasks will be decided in negotiation with the supervisor, but an overall weekly commitment of 20 hours per week, comprising seminars and research, is expected.
      Teaching period24 July 2017 to 22 October 2017
      Last self-enrol date 4 August 2017
      Census date31 August 2017
      Last date to withdraw without fail22 September 2017
      Assessment period ends17 November 2017
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