An introduction to studying Physics at University. Including courses, careers and application tips. Featuring the University of Surrey.

Event summary

An introduction to studying Physics at university. Including what to expect on a Physics course and why to consider Physics programmes. As well as careers and application tips!

What to expect and when?

01:22 - Why study Physics at university?
08:32 - What you should consider when researching university Physics departments
14:48 - Which Physics degree will be right for you? An overview of Physics course options and possible Physics degree pathways.
23:34 - What to expect on a Physics university course, with an overview of various topics and modules that Physics university students may study.
26:33 - An overview of placement options for Physics university students
28:18 - An example of a typical week and overview of university life for Physics students
31:28 - Application and personal statement advice for prospective Physics university students
39:29 - Possible career options for Physics graduates

Event speakers:

Professor Justin Read, Head of the Department of Physics at the University of Surrey.
Dr Caroline Shenton-Taylor, Lecturer in Applied Nuclear Physics at the University of Surrey.

Hosted by:
Jon Cheek, Founder and Director,

Event Recorded: Monday, November 23, 2020 at 12:00

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