Photonics Honours 4340
|Course code PHYS4340||Units 20||Level 4000||Faculty of Science and Information TechnologySchool of Mathematical and Physical Sciences|
The Honours Program in Photonics is designed to give students an advanced understanding of modern Photonics, as well as exposure to current research interests in Photonics. Photonics Honours 4340 together with Photonics Honours 4320 comprises a research project under the supervision of an academic member of staff.
In order to participate in this course, students must complete a compulsory Workplace Health and Safety requirement. Students will receive full information on this compulsory course component in the course outline provided by the school.
Available in 2014
|Objectives||On successful completion of this course, students will demonstrate:|
1. an understanding at an advanced level of the principles and techniques underlying many of the important areas of Photonics, Applied Photonics and Physics.
2. a range of communication skills including writing skills, verbal discussion skills, IT and graphical presentation skills.
3. an ability to effectively solve problems by managing resources, acquiring research skills using newly acquired knowledge, using computer aided design and synthesis and design principles.
|Content||Major research project:|
This will be in one of the current photonics research areas of the School and will be supervised by a member of the academic staff.
|Assumed Knowledge||A BSc(Photonics) with a Credit grade average in at least 40 units of 3000 level courses.|
|Modes of Delivery||Internal Mode|
|Teaching Methods||Individual Supervision|
|Contact Hours||Individual Supervision: for 0 hour(s) per Week for Full Term|
|Timetables||2014 Course Timetables for PHYS4340|