Undergraduate Courses

UWC offers Bachelor of Science degrees in Physics  – Further details can be found HERE.

The physics degree course includes two modules in Astronomy and Cosmology:

ModuleYearDescription
PHY-2172nd YearIntroduction to Astronomy:

This is a very general introduction to astronomy and cosmology with topics covering : Naked Eye Astronomy,The Solar System, Distance Indicators, Spectra and the Lives of Stars
Telescopes, Detectors, Photometry, Spectroscopy, and Cosmology
PHY-3273rd YearThis is a more advanced course that includes:

Galaxies and Cosmology:

Properties, formation and evolution of galaxies, structure of the Universe and cosmology