This Physics and Philosophy course at University of Nottingham will help you explore the interplay between these closely related subjects and address some of the deeper philosophical questions that modern physics raises, such as the implications of the probabilistic interpretations of quantum mechanics.
Throughout the course you will have the opportunity to address some of the deeper philosophical questions that modern physics raises, such as the implications of the probabilistic interpretations of quantum mechanics. The degree offers a broad range of core physics modules, coupled with a mix of general and specific philosophy modules.
You will have a sound knowledge of both subjects and an understanding of how the two relate. Throughout the course you will have developed a range of transferable skills including the ability to communicate effectively, study independently, develop and sustain a reasoned argument, process complex information, and to critically analyse data and information.
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A levels: A*AA-AAA, including physics and maths at A level
A* in maths or physics. A pass is required in science practical tests, if assessed separately.
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